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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 4-day class students will learn and practice how to draw portraits of their own anime/manga characters. This class is project based and will cover basic techniques in drawing, inking, and coloring character features (e.g. eyes, noses, lips, ears, hair, some clothing, and accessories). By the end of it, students will have one complete, full-colored project. This class is for beginners and runs at a very easy pace, so no prior knowledge is necessary. This class is open to students using...
At the end of this course students will be able to draw character portraits using… • Basic steps and shapes • Basic inking techniques (e.g. line weighting) • Basic coloring techniques (e.g. adding value and color themes) • References
Students will complete one final project. This project gives students the opportunity to collectively demonstrate the techniques they learned in class (e.g. sketching, inking, and coloring). Students will complete this project independently and submit it to the classroom page, or privately to the instructor via messaging, at the end of the week. Feedback from the instructor will be given to each student during the following week.
1 file available upon enrollmentStudents are welcome to use the following free apps or any others they prefer in class: Autodesk Sketchbook • Available for desktop and mobile devices • Online account needed for some features • Website: https://www.sketchbook.com/apps Ibis Paint • Available for mobile devices • Online account and in-app purchases needed for some features ***Online account and in app purchases won't be needed for what we do in class*** • Website: https://ibispaint.com/about.jsp
4 hours per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
To use some digital drawing apps, an online account, signup, or login may be needed for parents and/or students. As needed, students are encouraged to use PG-13 appropriate images from external sites like Pinterest and Google Images as reference for character features (e.g. eyes, noses, mouths, hairstyles, ears, etc.).
Ms. JoiIllustrator, Graphic Designer
2 total reviews
5 completed classes
Hi everyone! I graduated university with Summa Cum Laude honors with my BS in Media Arts and Technology. Since then I've worked in the graphic design industry designing logos and publications for businesses, and sketching personalized...