Learn character illustration with Sef Cartano, an illustrator and animator who has worked on major animation productions.
Always wanted to learn and know how to draw characters like the ones in Disney? Or the ones in Tim Burton films? Then this is the class for you! Learn how to draw in a variety of ways and have fun with colors using different pallets, practice poses and expressions, mastering composition and a lot more!
In these 16-hour classes (8-session x 2-hours), journey on exploring your art by finding your own voice through illustrations.
By the end of this class, you'll be brimming with ideas for creating your own characters, able to communicate story, emotion, and movement with ease.
Session 1: Orientation and assessment
Session 2: Drawing Styles vs Rendering Styles
Session 3: Finding Your Voice (i.e. genre or the message of your project)
Session 4: Composition and Layout
Session 5: Pallets and Color Studies
Session 6: Poses and Expressions
Session 7: Silhouettes and Appeal
Session 8: Final Designs and Assessment
About your instructor:
Sef Cartano is a professional animator and illustrator having worked on big animation productions like Nickelodeon’s Dora: Into the City. He specializes in 2D animation as well as character design and illustration.
Beginner & Intermediate
* Students must bring their own sketchpad, pencil, eraser, pens, and laptop/tablet/iPad pro
All sessions are valid for 90 days upon booking
10 and older
* Students must have some background in drawing
At Your Premise
Or in any public space within the following locations:
(1) Abu Dhabi Corniche (2) World Trade Center
(3) Al Whada Mall (4) Abu Dhabi Mall
(5) Galleria Al Maryah