Marker Workshop: A Daily Practice
Easy to acquire and simple to use, fine-point markers are a wonderfully accessible tool. Illustrator Sasha Prood loves their bold colors and ability to make intricate patterns, and she shares her patient enthusiasm in this daily practice class. She walks you through swatching, making patterns, and building compositions, all while emphasizing experimentation and play. Finally, take your doodling to the next level by learning strategies for sketching a subject before inking your art
Words Inform Images: 31 Prompts Using Writing as Inspiration for Art
A picture is worth a thousand words but words themselves are priceless. In this unique daily practice, multimedia artist and educator e bond explores the various ways that reading and writing can intersect with visual art and how one medium can inform the other. She’ll share some of her favorite fiction, non-fiction, poetry and music to generate interest points from which to play and experiment. See how these sparks can fuel visual art through collage, mark-making, and doodling, and how these visual observations alter your perception of the page.
Welcome to this beautiful painting challenge. In this class we will be learning different Aquatic Life Paintings like different types of fishes, corals, amphibians, etc. with 1 new painting coming up each day. I have used different colors & techniques to create all of these beautiful marine life paintings and I am sure that by the end of this class you will master most of them with practice by painting along with me.
CAMPING AT SUNDOWN - Create amazing artwork in Inkscape
Hello and welcome to this course. My name is Joseph Iro and, I will be your instructor on this second project where we learn how to design and illustrate using Inkscape.
We will create a beautiful landscape from a hand-drawn sketch.
Inkscape is a free and open-source vector graphics editor that offers a rich set of features. It is widely used for artistic and technical illustrations, such as cartoons, clip art, logos, typography, diagramming, and flowcharting.
Acrylic Painting for Beginners: Floral Illustration
This is a simple and fun class for beginners who want to learn how to paint a beautiful floral illustration. We'll experiment with mark making with different brushes and apply what we learn to a final illustration!
Each lesson is easy and engaging, and I will guide you every step of the way. Although it is aimed at beginners, those with more experience will also find it relaxing and fun!
By the end of the class you will know how to make a simple composition, experiment with your colour palette, use brush marks to create natural forms, and paint a beautiful floral illustration. You just need a simple range of acrylic paints and some brushes to get started.
In this art class, we are going to create a beautiful abstract landscape mono print and during this process you will enjoy learning many different techniques for creating texture.
In this class, I will show you how to draw and paint three simple Christmas plant illustrations - poinsettia, holly berries and spruce cones. We will be using simple watercolor techniques, so it’s absolutely beginner friendly!
In this class you will learn how to do Shellac, how to remove it and an additional content videos - male manicure.
For this class, I will walk students step-by-step through the process of creating an optical illusion triangle that looks like you can walk into it. Optical illusion art is so much fun to create and look at.
How to Make a Border Print in Vector and By Hand (With and Without Corners) is the perfect class for you if you always wanted to make a Border Print but weren't sure how to go about it.
Create powerful illustrations with gradient effects from plain colors
Beyond having perfect strokes, a good vector illustration is the one that reflects a personality and unique style, and this is only possible if you enlighten inspire you in what you really like. Juan Villamil, better known as Juan Sin Miedo, is a professional illustrator inspired by rock, urban culture and street art , who has developed a unique style creating illustrations at full volume for brands like Decathlon, Bavaria, ExxonMobil, Procter & Gamble, among others.
In this course you will learn to create impressive illustrations with the vectorial technique, in which from flat colors you will achieve a unique volume sensation.
PowerPoint Tutorials For Beginners | 15 PowerPoint Tips and Tricks You Wish You Knew Earlier
For many people, presentation is the only thing they think of when they hear the word, PowerPoint. Yes, the program is most commonly used for presentations, but believe it or not, PowerPoint can be used for a lot more, such as designing and animating logos, creating Instagram posts, book covers, and infographics.
In this course, you'll learn my top PowerPoint tips and tricks that you wish you knew earlier. These will help you design quickly and put all hidden PowerPoint features to good use.
Upon completion of this course, you'll be able to design in PowerPoint much more efficiently. You'll learn some handy keyboard shortcuts and little hacks to help you get further with PowerPoint. Whether you're just starting out with PowerPoint as a beginner or have used it for a while, I'm sure your workflow will benefit from these tips greatly.
Learn professional techniques to create and edit your own ABC books
The works of Carlos Higuera -illustrator and designer specialized in children's illustration- distill tenderness in spurts. This style has led him to work both in advertising and to publish children's books in international publishers such as Edelvives, Santillana or Macmillan. In the course Character design kawaii style, which teaches in Domestika with Piñeiro Blue - illustrator and designer with whom Kudasai Studio has founded, gave you the guidelines to create adorable characters inspired by Japanese culture; In this, Carlos will teach you the whole process to create an ABC book.
These books are aimed at children up to 3 years old and generally, they are printed on cardboard and Carlos will show you the process to make them from the sketch and the storyboard, to the final design, passing, of course, by illustration.
What would your digital portfolio be without vectors?
In this class, I will share with you my best tips for one of the most valuable skills as a digital artist, vectorizing images.
I use them all the time in my art. Image trace has been a great tool, but when I started, I was getting terrible results..
Faces are so fun to draw and they’re an awesome way to express your creativity. In this class we’ll be drawing female characters and exploring the different angles of the head.
We’ll talk about proportions, line quality, and how to draw each feature of the face, step by step. Then we’ll talk about how we can bring our characters to life through the use of different expressions, hairstyles, and accessories.
Learn how to design your own furniture in SketchUp and make a buildable product design from start to finish
Learn how to draw the costume and props from reference or from imagination in this immense course by three senior New Masters Academy instructors – Disney art director Bill Perkins, film and game character designer and figure painter Charles Hu, and internationally renowned draftsman Glenn Vilppu. Drawing from live models and photo references, as well as master drawings of the past, you will learn to capture expression, performance, emotion and weighting of the pose as well as shapes and rhythms created by the costume folds. Bill Perkins teach you the action analysis study developed in Walt Disney Studios for animators. Charles Hu will demonstrate how to directly sketch costumed figure using many different media and how to apply language to your drawing. With Glenn Vilppu you will learn the seven major folds as well as approaches for using drapery to push the gesture of the pose and showing the form beneath in the case of clothing, as well as how different weights of fabrics behave differently.
How would you paint something slimy? How would you make something look metallic? Textures are a key visual tool in an artist’s repertoire.
In this course, I will help you understand and recreate textures of all kinds. Each lesson will have three textures to study, which we will first rate according to specific categories such as gloss level, reflectivity, edge breakup, etc.
Humans are some of the most expressive and interesting subjects to draw, but at the same time they can seem intimidating and complex to portray. In this interactive class, we’ll be going over an easy beginner method to drawing basic figures in different postures that’s quick, simple to practice, and can be used in many ways!
Learn by studying plenty of examples of comic book pages creations
You want plenty of explanations, demonstrations and advices to help you to create your own comic books? This course is done for you! Find in this course several hours of tips I'm giving you while creating pages of comic book. In black and white or in color, this course will give you the tools to use while using Clip Studio Paint, or any other creative softwares.
Have you ever been curious about my logo design and branding process? Join me for an intimate and detailed review of my process from start to finish.
We will develop various logo concepts, finalizing our type, icons and layout. We will then explore color palettes and options for our logo.
In this tutorial you will be given the steps to draw various common objects from different angles from your imagination. Rather than learning to draw from observation - visualizing is a powerful skill that will fill in the gaps when you can't find the perfect reference photos to work from
Discover how to design effective and creative professional logo design symbol using the Isometric Grid!