Drawing Cartoony Characters

In this course I will take you through my process of drawing and designing cartoony characters

In this course I want to share my process of designing and drawing cartoony characters in both stylized and classical styles. I have been working in animation for almost 8 years now, and have experience in both 2D and 3D animation.

What you’ll learn

  • draw basic constructions before jumping into designing and drawing your characters.
  • understand the difference between classical construction and stylized construction.
  • use reference material for inspiration and ideas.
  • Combining different concepts to create original characters.

Course Content

  • Introduction.
  • Introduction to drawing cartoony.
  • Designing Characters.

Drawing Cartoony Characters

Requirements

  • you dont need any specific materials, you can do these on paper, however, photoshop is recommended as some of the techniques I do need to be done on a digital art program.
  • The program itself isnt important though, as the techniques and concepts are the focus of what I am teaching..
Description

In this course I want to share my process of designing and drawing cartoony characters in both stylized and classical styles. I have been working in animation for almost 8 years now, and have experience in both 2D and 3D animation.

I will take you through the very basic constructions and initial stages of drawing the cartoon figure, and break it down so that you can try these techniques to any character you want to draw yourself.

I will then show you how to implement these basic techniques to draw characters based off reference and start designing your own creations.

Who this course is for:
  • anyone with basic drawing skills who wants to improve their cartoony drawing
  • animation students
  • comic artists
  • illustrators
  • hobbyists
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