Having a unique, personal style of drawing people is one of the holy grails of illustration. If you’ve ever wondered how to make your people illustrations more expressive and unique, Odd Bodies: Illustrating Expressive, Stylized People is for you! Join me as I guide you through a series of fun exercises and a final project that gets you drawing people in very playful and untraditional ways.
This is the class that started it all! Only real, physical media gives us those imperfections we love so much — bleeding ink, wobbly lines, grainy textures, etc. — but how to bring them into our digital illustrations? If you've ever wanted to have a more hand-crafted, personal illustration style, Inky Illustrations: Combining Analogue and Digital Media will be perfect for you.
People love illustrated maps! If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to create an illustrated map, Inky Maps: Create an Illustrated Map by Combining Analog and Digital Techniques will be perfect for you. Join Tom Froese as he shows you, step by step, how to illustrate a map of your hometown or favourite city using the same techniques from his popular class Inky Illustrations.
Join the Skillshare team at our NYC headquarters with Tom Froese — an illustrator, designer, and educator. Follow Tom as he shares how making and sharing have been integral to the success of his creative career. Join Tom as he unveils the risks and rewards of teaching his creative process to others, how to overcome feelings of vulnerability, and push yourself to continually grow in your craft.
Letterpress printing is favoured by designers for its visual and tactile qualities. Solid inks get pressed into thick paper, resulting in a vintage texture and an indentation you can feel. Learn how to make your invitations, greeting cards and art prints stand out. With a focus on letterpress basics and how they apply to illustration, Impress Me: Illustrating for Letterpress is for anyone who wants to know more about this fascinating printing technique.
Join illustrator Tom Froese as he guides you through the fundamental pen tool techniques he uses in his own work (and quite extensively in his other Skillshare classes such as Inky Illustrations and Inky Maps). Be a Pen Tool Wizard in Photoshop is perfect for illustrators and hobbyists of all skill levels. While the content is rather technical, the skills you will obtain will be nothing short of magic.