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Illustrating for books will help you develop your drawing skills for illustrating a range of different types of books, from non-fiction books, to travel and childrens books. For non-fiction books and travel books, you will improve your reportage illustration, drawing from observation, and learning how to develop sketches into interesting illustrations. For childrens books, you will learn character design, storyboarding, and how to build up a scene and add depth to an illustration. Each class will involve a drawing exercise to explore some of the ideas in the lesson.
By the end of the course you will have a better understanding of:
Who is Illustrating for Books Online Short Course for?
This course is for anyone interested in illustrating for books, or who has an interest in narrative illustration, or childrens books. All levels are welcome, but being comfortable with drawing is important, as drawing will be featured heavily in the projects.
All our Online Short Courses include:
Please note that all courses are taught in UK time.
Online courses are closed to all new bookings 48 hours prior to the course starting.
Online Short Course Materials
To take part in the Online sessions you will need: