Discover how to easily draw a fun cartoon-style character! Whatever your skill level, this workshop will teach you drawing techniques used by real illustrators. Step by step, Richard simplifies the art of drawing to create not only a character, but also a 3D illusion.
You will explore different types of characters before finally creating your own. A workshop for all levels that allows you to have fun, while learning pro techniques!
Open to beginners and intermediates.
Ages 9 and up.
*This workshop is recorded (you will receive the video link 48 to 72 hours after the workshop).
Part 1: IntroductionTo begin, Richard will introduce himself and present all the necessary materials, as well as different types of characters. He will then guide you through various simple exercises that will give you a solid foundation for creating your character.
Part 2: Creating your playful characterIn Part 2, you will start creating your playful character: composition, volumes, 3D effects. You will be guided step by step!
Part 3: Inking and finishing touchesTo end the workshop, you will learn how to finalise your drawing, namely by applying contour lines with black ink.
List of materials to bring:
✓ HB or Col-Erase graphite pencils (your choice of colours)
✓ Sketchbook (110 g paper)
✓ Calligraphy pencil (black, flexible tip)
✓ Eraser (optional)
✓ Pencil sharpener