Children's Book Illustration - Nottingham Trent University
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About the Course
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 writing and illustration process so that they can create unique work for family and friends.
On this course you will:
- have a combination of group and one-to-one tutorials
- learn about character development, visual voice, story structure, sequence, pagination and page design
- define your audience
- get advice on how to get published.
What will you gain?
You will leave the course with an understanding of how to create stories and illustrate children’s picture books. This is a very practical course involving drawing, writing and design.
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What's included in the price?
25 hours of quality tuition with an experienced tutor. Thursdays from 6 - 8:30 pm, or Monday to Friday 10 am - 4 pm. Maximum class size: 16.
Brilliant course. I enjoyed how thorough our tutor was in making sure we were happy. The schedule was well-defined, and I was able to get a large amount of work done that I am more than happy with. This has made me consider the MA Illustration course taught by the same tutor.
AO (Spring 2015) - - #4975
I really enjoyed the structure of the course – it really focussed my ideas! And the tutor is very passionate about what she does.
FP (Spring 2015) - - #4974
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Course Start DatesThursday 25th January 2018
Monday 6th August 2018
- Accessible by public transport
- Disabled access
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