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Charles Yang




Character Illustration: Pattern Your Characters with A Unique Style





Let's together play patterns and use them to give a unique style to your characters. The only tools you need are black & red pen.

The class content will be arranged as following:

  • What Makes a Style: Learn the 3 major factors to design a style.
  • Face Design with Patterns: Design the style for the faces of your characters.
  • Pattern Design: Learn to design and choose patterns for your style.
  • Pattern Arrangement:  Learn 3 tips to arrange your patterns well.


The class project is drawing a pair of characters with the same style. I encourage you to share your project to others.

It will be fun to explore this ideas. So let's get started!

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