1-on-1 Digital Painting using Affinity Designer
12 ratings

1-on-1 Digital Painting using Affinity Designer

by Visual Mart by Marwa

2,375 AED

(VAT inclusive)

1-on-1 Digital Painting using Affinity Designer

2,375 AED

(VAT inclusive)

Visual Mart by Marwa
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Flexible Dates
Dubai - Flexible
All Levels
Validity Period: All sessions are valid for 75 days upon booking
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Learn how to create digital illustrations using Affinity Designer!

This 8-hour (8 sessions x 1 hour) private class explores illustration as a visual interpretation of words, concepts, and ideas. Under the guidance of a professional artist, you will learn the basics of using the Designer software while developing your drawing abilities on a digital interface.

You will complete a new piece of digital artwork each session. This class is suitable for all levels and requires no experience whatsoever!

Course Outline:

  • First steps with Affinity Designer
    • Presentation
    • Downloading and installing
    • Our First Document
    • Personas and Their Interfaces
    • Work Tables and Aids
    • History and Snapshots
    • Practice: Create and Organize an GB Document with Multiple Artboards
  • Using Basic Tools
    • Pen, Pencil and Vector Brush
    • Shape Tools
    • Transformation and Geometry
    • Duplication, Alignment and Distribution
    • Embed Documents
    • Practice: Design a Monochrome Icon
  • Color
    • Understanding Color
    • Color Swatches and Chords
    • Gradient, Patterns and Transparency
    • Appearance and Styles
    • Practice: Design Patterns and Create Styles
  • Objects, Layers, and Groups
    • Objects, Layers, and Groups
    • Adjustment Layers
    • Layer Effects
    • Symbols and Resources
    • Text Creation
    • Character and Paragraph Styles
    • Practice: Design a logo
  • Grids and Isometrics
    • Grid and Isometric
    • Flat Editing
    • Practice: Illustrate an Isometric Mixer
  • Persona Pixel
    • The Perfect Selection
    • Painting Pixels
    • Essential Retouching
    • Practice: Designing an Album Cover
  • Exporting
    • Simple Export
    • Export Persona
    • Export to PSD
    • Practice: Multiple Export
  • Sell your Art!
    • Teaching you how to sell your art via different websites and social media platforms

Skill Level:

All Levels


  • Students must bring their own iPad with the paid Affinity Designer app installed and Apple Pencil

Validity Period:

All sessions are valid for 75 days upon booking

Age Requirements:

7 and older

Additional Info:

  • The instructor can teach in English or Arabic


The class can be held in the locations mentioned below:
Starbucks Al Barsha Commercial Branch, or Starbucks Mall Of The Emirates Branch
At the instructor's home (Unit # to be shared upon booking), Al Telal 11, First Al Khail Road, Barsha 1
At your premise in the following areas - Tecom, Barsha Heights,The Greens, Al Barsha 1

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Each session takes 1 hour

After booking this class you will be contacted by the instructor to set your schedule as per your availability.

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12 ratings

Polina Ogorodnikova
Thu, 1 Dec 2022, 2:23PM
"Perfect class and instructor "
Moaza Saeed
Sun, 11 Sep 2022, 7:42PM
"Marwa is so inspiring. I learned new things in each session and made many beautiful paintings with her guidance and encouragement . Highly recommended."
Moaza Saeed
Wed, 10 Aug 2022, 4:22PM
"This was my second course with Marwa . I had a great time, learned a lot of techniques and made a big painting in watercolor. I am so happy with my progress and definitely will book again ."
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