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Illustrating Animal Characters

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Take a different look at life!


This beginners illustration workshop will give you great tips, techniques and advice on how to create your own expressive animal characters to use in childrens picture books or create unique cards.


  • Using photo references to create your own characters by simplyfying details.

  • How to sketch out character shapes, facial features, body features.

  • Detailing, using clothing, environments.

  • Using pastels to paint your characters.

All materials are included in the cost of the workshop.


Painting & Drawing on your iPad

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Suitable for complete beginners.


Introduction to Painting with Sketchbook Pro on your iPad or tablet.


In this two day beginners workshop you’ll learn how to use many of the fantastic features of this easy to use, beginner friendly, digital drawing and painting app.


  • Downloading the App

  • Sketching out your ideas on paper

  • Importing your sketch into Sketchbook Pro

  • Pen mode

  • Gestures

  • Layer Editor

  • Tool bar

  • Brush palettes

  • Colours

  • The Marking Menu

  • Corner Tools

  • Easy Techniques

  • Using the Gallery


We'll be creating a sketch on paper, importing it into SketchBook, painting and enhancing to produce a piece of artwork to be proud of!


Student Materials List - Provided on Request

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