This hands-on course is aimed at a broad exposure to the basic elements of illustration. For those with experience in drawing, the course will serve as a revision of your drawing skills to be applied in context. There will be fun illustration projects to develop skills and gain experience. As learning new skills is the goal, it is recommended that some work at home is required between lessons in order for you to receive maximum benefit from the course.
Session 1: The Art of Doodling Session 2: Watercolour Illustration Session 3: Pattern Design Session 4 & 5: Comic illustration -character development and zines Session 6: Alternate Mediums Session 7 & 8: Guided Self-motivated Project
Materials required to be supplied by the student:
A range of pencils: HB, 2B, 4B and 6B; Charcoal (1 thin and 1 thick); Black fine liner; watercolour set; Paint brushes: - No 1, 2, 6, 12 - pointed synthetic; Artline 750 marker; drawing pad A3; Water colour pad A3 (10 sheets).
Duration of course 8 lessons totaling 20 hours: Tuesdays 6 to 8:30 pm
This course is not for those that have never drawn before.