Once per week
over 4 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a "Multi-Day" course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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In this class we are going to learn how to draw hands effectively. We will start with an anatomically understanding of the hand, and move on to more complex poses and positions. Contrary to popular belief, you don't need to learn how to do hands in EVERY single position. You just need to master the 5 most common and useful positions that hands are typically in, and you will have a much easer time with your character design and illustrations. ☝️ Class 1: Simple Poses We will do the front...
This class is taught in English.
Chris Chien is a professional theme park designer who has spent the last 10 years contributing to projects such as Universal Studios, Sesame Street Land, SeaWorld, Kennedy Space Center, Ferrari World and many more. As a professional concept designer and illustrator, he has created designs for many theme parks all around the world! Chris primarily works in Photoshop, but his background in traditional mediums such as charcoal, watercolor and oil painting help gives his digital art an authentically “hand-painted” look. In addition, Chris often uses 3D software such as SketchUp, Unreal Engine and Planet Coaster to create immersive worlds. In 2010, Chris graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelors in Industrial Design and a minor in Theater. During his time in college, Chris designed and built many award-winning Carnival Booths, which sparked his interest in themed entertainment. Afterward graduating from Carnegie Mellon, he moved to Los Angeles to study at the prestigious Concept Design Academy, studying under Hollywood’s finest professionals from Disney, Pixar, Dreamworks, Lucasfilms, Marvel, and Blizzard. Chris’ passion for themed entertainment and storytelling comes from exploring different countries. With his desire to learn and explore, he backpacked around the world, visiting the continents of Europe, Asia and South America - seeing castles, jungles, and temples in their natural context. Chris’ mission in themed entertainment not just to entertain, but to also provide education and inspiration to people around the globe. Skills: • 10 years of concept art and design experience • 8 years of professional teaching experience (art classes for children, teens and adults) • Experienced in theme park design, concept art for games and movies, showset design, fabrication, and scenic painting
Leaners will be assigned about 30-60 minutes of art homework every week. Feedback will be given.
Pencil, Paper, Eraser. (Digital Mediums welcome)
40 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
🚀 Artistic Skills Development Coach
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
619 total reviews
453 completed classes
Hi I'm Mr. Chris. I'm a theme park designer and professional concept artist who has worked for companies such as Disney, Universal and SeaWorld. I studied Industrial Design at Carnegie Mellon University and Art Center College of Design. I love...