In this class, we are going to be creating some large abstract collage pieces. These are fantastic for learning how to "go large" for your art. We do a nice dive into the composition to get you comfortable with how to divide up your paper and know what areas you need to fill. This makes the whole process of creating large so much easier than just jumping in and wondering why things aren't working. Our goal is to create colorful, dynamic, textural, interesting pieces that really wow us.
CGMA - Head Drawing and Construction
An 8-week course deconstructing and constructing the human head; students will become familiar with the shapes and form and will learn to draw the head with knowledge of anatomy
Character Design Basics for 2D Animation
Drawing characters can be tough. It can be even more challenging designing characters for animation. With many different styles of animation ranging from stop-motion to hand drawn traditional, 2D puppet to 3D animation, creating characters for these various styles requires specific design methods to achieve the look and feel that successfully helps support the animation style efficiently.
The Universal Perspective. A Drawing Exercise Every Artist Should Do
The strong point of my course is that it is based on the same method that professional artists use: learning the basics of academic drawing and developing your visual and spatial thinking.
Drawing with Light and Shadow is a class on illustrating in black and white or monochrome, focusing on tools such as brush pens and inks, teaching an illustration style which combines ink drawing and ink painting. The main emphasis during creating an engaging piece is on light and shadow, as the most important aspect of grayscale illustration.
This course will take you through the main steps to create a project in Harmony. In a very few hours, you will be able to use all the basic features and understand the creation workflow. You will be guided through the process with video tutorials and assets. Each step builds on the previous one. By the end of the tutorial, you will have a completed scene including animation, color, background, camera move and effects.
In this class, you will learn how to use Affinity Designer to create beautiful, textured florals and leaves right on your iPad. Affinity Designer is a vector based program, with raster elements built in to it, making it perfect to create complex flower and leaf shapes and give them a wonderfully organic feel using pixel based texture.
Want to know how to take your animations to the next level? Join animator and educator Eve Leonard to learn how animators use filmmaking practices to create compelling animations
In this class, we will go through the process I usually follow when creating illustrations for clients, so you become more confident when presenting yourself as a professional illustrator delivering illustrations your clients will love.
be built out of basic shapes. This will be a step by step draw along process
which by following along you will be able to form a routine you then
can use to help draw your own cartoons. the more you practice, the better
you will get, so let's get started, all you really need is a pencil, and a sheet of paper!
Learn narrative techniques and tools to develop animation projects
To communicate effectively and reach the viewer it is essential to have a good story to tell, but the most important thing is to know how to tell it. Moisés Arancibia is the creative director and founder of Smog, a studio specialized in storytelling through design and animation, which has given him the opportunity to explore in depth the possibilities of language and audiovisual storytelling.
Digital painting with Krita 5 for beginners
"Krita" is a graphic application comparable to Photoshop. But unlike Photoshop, Krita is free and open-source software. So, you don't need to pay anything to download and use it. Another thing that makes Krita different from Photoshop, is that Krita is more focused on digital painting. That is why in Krita, you can find many features related to digital painting that do not exist in Photoshop. If you need software for drawing or creating illustrations, then Krita will make you feel right at home.
In this class I will show you how to paint a smooth coated dog and a hairy coated dog, in this beautiful loose colourful style which can be easily applied to your own dog!
In this class you're going to learn how to draw and simplify drawing feet!
Here's what you'll learn...
- simplified ways of "framing" and an easy general overview of drawing feet
- simple feet anatomy breakdowns and how to draw those "parts" effectively
- feet functions and why feet are shaped the way they are
- simple patterns that let you draw feet in different views easily (front, back, side etc)
Let's be honest, there are lots of courses about poster design on this platform, but very few of them will tell you the rules of poster design and then immediately show you how to break all the rules of poster design. In this class, we'll take lessons from the masters who came before us, turn them on their heads, and finish with something progressive, contemporary, and cool.
Learning anatomy with simple shapes
Welcome to my class! In this class I'll be showing you how to learn and study anatomy by breaking down the form into simple shapes.
How to Draw Kawaii illustrations: Cute Veggies | Procreate
Into this class, we’ll draw a few kawaii illustrations. You'll learn how to draw simple but cute pictures only by using single, or combining multiple, simple shapes. We're starting from scratch, so you don't need any additional preparations.
Inky Florals: Using Ink to Explore Expression in Floral Painting
In Inky Florals you'll explore the possibilities of ink while painting dynamic compositions with flowers and greenery. Ink is such a versatile medium and can be used alone or in conjunction with other materials. In this class we'll explore movement and texture using a combination of ink washes, detailed strokes, and varied line weight while reducing complex flowers to a few effortless strokes. This class is for everyone - beginners and advanced students alike, but is geared towards anyone who is exploring this material for the first time. In Inky florals you'll create two compositions for your final project, and additional resources provide you with more ideas and ways you can incorporate these techniques in your own practice.