Doodle Play: Basics for Creative Characters
Doodle Play: Basics for Creative Characters
English | 23m | Video: 720p

 

We are going to learn some character doodle prompts, that can easily inspire you to generate creative ideas for your next illustration.
For each prompt, there are several directions that you can play with your creativity, and make them become your unique ideas.

Shading 101: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Dynamic Shading with Line Drawings
Shading 101: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Dynamic Shading with Line Drawings
English | 1hr 9m | Video: 720p
 

I will take you through the basic stroke techniques for shading, and will then demonstrate how to use these strokes to create dynamic shading that adds life to your drawing. You will practice your new skills with two projects – shading in a daisy and a poppy, with guidance and explanation from me.  I have provided the outlines for these two flowers, so that all you have to focus on is practicing your shading skills.

Learn Adobe Illustrator: Fundamentals for Beginners
Learn Adobe Illustrator: Fundamentals for Beginners
English | 1hr 19m | Video: 720p

 

Want to create clean and professional graphics? Learn how with designer Anne Bracker in this beginner’s guide to Adobe Illustrator!
 
In this concise and comprehensive introduction, Anne walks you through everything you need to know in order to get started with Adobe Illustrator. You’ll learn how to customize your workspace and speed up your workflow with keyboard shortcuts, then you'll dive straight into the three core elements of Illustrator: shapes, paths and type. By the end of the class, you’ll have the essential tools and techniques needed to create any type of graphic.

Using Block Prints in Your Surface Pattern Designs
 Using Block Prints in Your Surface Pattern Designs
English | 1hr 32m | Video: 720p
   

Hi! I'm Danielle Kinley Ryland, a surface pattern designer and illustrator our of San Diego, CA. In this course, Using Block Prints in your Surface Pattern Designs, we are going to take a step by step look at creating, digitizing, and using linocuts (block prints) in your surface pattern designs. I'm so glad you are joining me!