Explore the exciting medium of visual communication through the art of illustration. Developing a creative concept with a clear objective from start to finish, you will learn the process of illustrating for a variety of genres: from event posters to editorial illustration, music industry, and t-shirt design. From conceiving a visual idea to sketching, coming up with multiple drafts, and finalizing a finished product in Photoshop, you will have a chance to practice your drawing skills and design skills in a fun, project-based class environment.
What you will learn in this class:
How to work within client constraints and deadlines
Brainstorming ideas and sketching multiple concepts
Scanning and formatting correctly in Photoshop
Tonal and color techniques in Photoshop to correct files
Precision pens (micron 01, 05, 08 recommended)*
Brushes (watercolor brushes recommended)*
Ink (sumi ink recommended)
Bristol paper (14×17 and 11×14 recommended)
Items marked with an asterisk are available for purchase in Fleisher’s school store. Members receive a 10% discount on art supply purchases.