Online Classes with Skillshare
For anyone who is new to Skillshare and wants to try it out, you can get two months of full premium membership (membership typically costs ~US$10/mo) for free, which includes all of my Skillshare classes (there are currently 13), as well as my new animal character classes coming up over the next few months.
If you’re interested in learning more about picture book illustration and character design, then here is your chance to do it for FREE. Strung together, all of my classes take your through the process that I use when working on a picture book, from designing characters to exploring different illustration techniques.
Every class of mine comes with bonus freebies which you’ll get when you enrol. My classes are fun, creative, thought provoking and full of tips that will encourage you to explore your own illustration style…and hopefully…inspire you to work your own stories.
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Learn what an illustrator needs to consider before starting work on a picture book. From thumbnail sketches, character design, storyboarding to the final artwork, I use my published titles to visually explain the process that I use to develop illustrations for a story.
Design a set of circus inspired characters. This class will guide you through every aspect of drawing a set of characters learning the basics in body proportion and shape.
Learn how to design and draw a picture book character from start to finish. Learn how to transform ideas and lists into a character map, then draw your character in multiple poses using line and gesture.
Learn simple techniques that will bring your character to life. Explore body posture, forward motion, learning how to apply any pose to your character.
Explore and draw faces using nine different shapes. See how some shapes are more successful than others when trying to depict a specific age, gender or personality type.
Try your hand at 8 different illustration techniques and styles. Comprehensive instructions, printouts and a BONUS video showing how to transform your illustrations into a personalised gift card.
Duration: 1hr 31mins