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Illustration & children's book illustration courses

14 illustration & children's book illustration workshops found

Book illustrating courses, classes and workshops across the UK. Learn the art of illustrating books, using hand-marbled paper and special book cloths. Create, write and illustrate your own picture books or your own hand bound journals. Come and join a course, workshop or group and be inspired by expert tuition as well as like-minded company.

I am a professional artist and teacher who loves nothing more than travelling and collecting in my sketchbooks. I have taught 1000's of people on workshops, art holidays and in the classroom. I truly enjoy sharing the sketchbook techniques that I have learnt through the years, which have developed from my own collage paintings and observation drawing. In this course I will share with you these techniques using drawing and collage in concertina sketchbooks. In...
Nottinghamshire - Next course on 12th August 2019
A course all about children's book illustrating. The classes will introduce you to the world of children’s books. With guidance you will create your own illustrated story for children, focusing on the internal workings of a picture book. The course is suitable for everyone from beginners to the more experienced wanting to build their portfolio, and writers who want to learn how to illustrate. It is also ideal for anyone who wants to explore the...
Learn how to create your own illustration using Emmeline's signature style and techniques including collage. Join us in the relaxing surroundings of 19 Alexandra Road, Clevedon at for this collage workshop run by Designer Emmeline Simpson. Emmeline has built a business from her cityscape illustrations which are transferred onto gift-wares such as placemats, coasters and tea towels and sold in retailers, such as Bristol Guild, Pod and Bristol city museum. Emmeline's work originally started from...
Nottinghamshire - Next course on 29th July 2019
This course is an opportunity to engage with the latest concept art techniques practised throughout the game design industry, many of which are also techniques used in film and TV production. Through a series of practical workshops and critical seminars you'll explore both physical and digital art processes. The course is ideal for people with basic drawing skills who are interested in developing professional skills in concept art. It's also an excellent opportunity for illustrators...
Suffolk - Next course on 4th September 2019
2 day art break at historic Flatford Mill, run by the Field Studies Council. Have you ever wondered how to use your sketchbook to its maximum potential? How to gather and assemble information, how and what to draw in your sketchbook and how to develop layouts and designs from your sketches? This practical course is packed full with a series of short drawing and design exercises (including an outdoor drawing exercise each day, weather permitting)...
Northumberland - Next course on 28th August 2019
Join us at The Sill to make your very own Green Zine. Work with illustrator Clare Armstrong to create your Green Zine. It's your environmental story pledge in a lovely personal magazine. Accompanying adults go free.
Oxfordshire - Next course on 23rd July 2019
Take a different look at life! This beginners illustration workshop will give you great tips, techniques and advice on how to create your own expressive animal characters to use in childrens picture books or create unique cards. Using photo references to create your own characters by simplyfying details. How to sketch out character shapes, facial features, body features. Detailing, using clothing, environments. Using pastels to paint your characters.
Nottinghamshire - Next course on 22nd October 2019
Adobe Illustrator is the industry-standard illustration application for print, multimedia and online graphics. Whether you are a designer or technical illustrator producing artwork for print, an artist producing multimedia graphics or a creator of web pages for any online content Adobe Illustrator offers you all the tools you need to get professional results. On this Mac-based course, you will: - complete various exercises using all of the tools available - create scalable vector artwork -...
Devon - Next course on 28th July 2019
Enjoy a five day art and natural history break with the Field Studies Council in South Devon. Natural History is fast becoming increasingly popular thanks to extensive media coverage. Blue Planet, Springwatch and many more such programmes have helped raise the profile of the natural world like never before. There is a growing desire to record the beauty of nature not only in photography, but in paint, and other media. Wildlife, birds, insects, sea life,...
Shropshire - Next course on 3rd October 2019
Thursday 3rd - Sunday 6th October 2019 Letterpress printing - two colour cards & calendars with tutors Ken Burnley and Jon Ward-Allen This three-day course covers the skills needed to print and produce two-colour Christmas cards and calendars using blocks and type supplied. Working to a specific brief, you will learn about two-colour printing techniques and how to print on our working presses - an 1864 Albion, a Vandercook proofing press, a Stephenson Blake proofing...

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