Illustration Academy: Creating a Charming Character Premium class
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Tools & Materials3:38
Drawing Exercise I: Shapes2:43
Drawing Exercise II: Silhouetting2:41
Drawing Exercise III: Movement5:23
Drawing Exercise IV: Black & White2:38
Drawing Exercise V: Patterns2:52
Putting It All Together2:39
Creating Your Final Drawing3:57
Extra Character Demo I4:32
Extra Character Demo II4:45
About This Class
Join Judy Koot in this hands-on illustration class and learn how to design and draw a strong and elegant character in your own style, through an easy step-by-step method.
The only things you'll need are a few basic tools like pencils and paper.
This class is suitable for both beginners and advanced students.
Beginners will learn how to draw a character through practical examples and clear instructions.
Advanced students will take away new tips and tricks to sharpen their drawing and character design skills.
By the end of the course, you'll have a charming black-and-white character you can use just as is, or enhance, ink, and/or color with your favorite tools and methods.
You'll also have a new skillset that will allow you to create an unlimited amount of unique, strong characters in the future.
Video background music by © Mockmoon, used with permission.
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Thank you Judy for this great, simple to follow and clear course! I enjoyed it thoroughly and can't wait to put your advice to practise!
Such great advice on how to get started with creating a character, using basic shapes. I'm going to be using the techniques from now on. Thank you Judy.
Freelance Illustrator and Designer
Judy Koot is a multidisciplinary artist and teacher based in the Netherlands.
She works as a writer, illustrator, and musician, and teaches all three disciplines.
Here on Skillshare she'll be focusing on illustration.
Find her on Facebook, Pinterest, Goodreads, and Etsy; she'd love to hear from you!
Classes in the Illustration Academy series:
- Illustration Academy: Creating a Charming Character
- 2nd class expected Fall 2016