Vector Illustration: Design a Magical Scene with Shape, Colour, & Shading

Jeremy Mura, Designer x Illustrator from Sydney

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10 Videos (38m)
    • Introduction

    • Researching ideas

    • Sketching

    • Layers & guides

    • Using the Pen Tool

    • Shape building

    • Adding colour

    • Shading & adding detail

    • Finishing touches

    • Post your project


About This Class

Learn how to create a magical illustration from sketch to final design.
I take you through the process of creating your own custom illustration.

We will go through finding ideas, sketching, shape building, shading and texturing.

Key lessons include:  

  • Adobe Illustrator Tips and tricks
  • Techniques to make your illustration stand out
  • Using shape, colour and texture
  • Concept to finished artwork

All you need is adobe illustrator cs5, cs6 or CC (Free Trial), a pencil, paper and your imagination.

By the end of this class, you’ll have some inspiration and the techniques to make your own cool illustration!

Students of all levels are welcome to experiment and submit projects. A working knowledge of Illustrator will be helpful.


21 of 21 students recommendSee All

Great class, I learned a lot, Thank you!
Alayna Quiles

Illustrator letterer

This is such a fun class! I learnt so many little tips and tricks. A person can realy explore their creativity with this.
great fundamentals for any project in Ai





Jeremy Mura

Designer x Illustrator from Sydney

Hey I'm Jeremy Mura, a graphic designer and illustrator from Sydney, Australia. After graduating college with a degree in graphic design, I started working with design agency's doing branding and web projects. Short while after I launched my personal brand, applying my knowledge to help other designers become greater.

I help start-ups and emerging brands communicate to their audience through design and illlustration. I love working with vector illustration, identity design and typography. 

Look forward to making more classes and helping you create something awesome!

Jeremy has been featured on Creative Market, Millo, Inkbot Design and The Design Kids.

You can also find me on Instagram | Youtube | My store