This is not a technical class only. The technical part – illustrator processing is only a portion of it. I am teaching the whole process of creating good graphics, from the research phase, simplifying drawings for design purposes, drawing confidently, processing in Illustrator, to packaging and selling, tips on marketing and much more! Knowing the technique alone will not guarantee that you will create successful graphics. Knowing the whole process will give you the tools to succeed with creating sellable graphics.
This is primarily a design class. In our work we will not need fine art pencil drawing and advanced techniques like shading or dimension. If you can capture the basic form of objects, this class will be very helpful. And many of my students start by saying they can not draw well and end up with gorgeous drawings. Much of it is fear and self doubt.
Yes! We have many success stories in this class of students who never worked with Illustrator before the class and were able to create vector drawings by the end of it. We will be using some very basic, key techniques to process the graphics. There will be step by step tutorial how to process your images. Before the class you can watch some helpful videos which introduce the most important Illustrator tools. I will be sending some resources and a list of materials some weeks before the course start.
In this class I will not teach the following:
– how to create fine art pencil drawings, how to paint
– branding and logo design is not covered
– website and blog design
– Illustrator techniques which are not related to hand drawn graphics
This is going to be practically one on one teaching even though it is happening online. The time that I will spend with you will guarantee that you stay on track and learn as much as possible in this course. Also very few other courses will give you all the tools and information how to design good graphics. Many online classes for $20 will only give a taste of the topic, show some processing tips. This class shows my complete process of design in detail. I share things I have learned in the last years working with hundreds of clients, having a design business, selling graphics. The feedback on each of your assignments plus the live Q&A sessions are feature that not many other online classes offer.
Some of the ways this class will return investment (many times over) by:
– save you money on purchasing graphics. Once you learn how to make the graphics yourself you will not have to spend so much on purchasing graphics for your projects.
– create and sell clip art can open a new income channel for you (so important for freelancers!)
– being able to offer some unique drawings will give you ground to price your services higher.
If you are not happy with the course presentation, materials and outcome, I will refund you. One condition for a full refund is that you submit all assignments and that there is no visible improvement in your work. Please note that Paypal does not issue refunds for services and this class is considered a service. In case you directly file a dispute on paypal this will tresspass on my terms of service and will result in termination of your account and you will loose your deposit. So please contact me before you consider doing this. I will always try to help if there are specific circumstances that require you to cancel the class.
Yes, you will get immediately access to the class and get modules released weekly.
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If you are not happy with the course presentation, materials and outcome, I will refund you. One condition for a full refund is that you submit all assignments and that there is no visible improvement in your work. Please note that Paypal does not issue refunds for services and this class is considered a service. In case you directly file a dispute on paypal this will trespass on my terms of service and will result in termination of your account here and you will loose your deposit. So please contact me before you consider doing this. I will always try to help if there are specific circumstances that require you to cancel the class.