Vector Illustration: Design a Magical Scene with Shape, Colour, & Shading | Jeremy Mura | Skillshare

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

Jeremy Mura, Designer x Illustrator from Sydney

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10 Lessons (38m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Researching ideas

    • 3. Sketching

    • 4. Layers & guides

    • 5. Using the Pen Tool

    • 6. Shape building

    • 7. Adding colour

    • 8. Shading & adding detail

    • 9. Finishing touches

    • 10. 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.






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Jeremy Mura

Designer x Illustrator from Sydney

About Jeremy

Jeremy Mura is a graphic designer, illustrator and content creator from Sydney, Australia. After graduating with a degree in graphic design, he worked with local design studios on corporate branding and design for big brands such as Kellogg's, Aldi, Yahoo 7 and AMEX. 

He teaches what he's learnt on his journey of being a designer freelancing as well as working in-house as a designer for over 4 years. He helps younger designers learn the f...

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