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Zine Workshop: Tiny Stories

at Spudnik Press Cooperative - West Town 1821 W Hubbard St Ste 302, Chicago, Illinois 60622

During this workshop student will use personal narratives and memory to create illustrative stories. Students will create content to excavate personal stories to put into their zine. After various group and individual exercises students will use pencils, ink, brushes, and collage to create an original zine. Location Instructions: We are located in...

Wednesday Oct 23rd, 6pm - 9pm

Screenprinting Explorations

at Spudnik Press Cooperative - West Town 1821 W Hubbard St Ste 302, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Most people are fans of screenprinting whether they know it or not. Screenprinting is an art form known for its bold graphics and versatility. A close cousin of stenciling, screenprinting is relatively easy to learn, yet has many facets to explore and master.  Our eight-week class provides adequate time for new printers to complete a range of...

Friday Oct 25th, 10am - 12:30pm

  (8 sessions)
$235

8 sessions

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Color Pencil Workshop

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Chicago 1000 Lake Cook Road Glencoe, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Students with different levels of experience will learn colored pencil application techniques, with emphasis on transitioning from graphite to color. Various finishing techniques unique to colored pencils will be introduced. Emphasizing form, drawing skills will be strengthened, facilitating your personal expression through botanical art. You will...

Monday Nov 4th, 6pm - 9pm

  (3 sessions)
$186

3 sessions

Certified Comprehensive Training in Floral Design

at Mila School of Floral Design - West Town 2247 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Our school is licensed by the city of Chicago and the State of Illinois.                NOTE: Students who signup for this class will get a FREE signed copy of European Floral Design by Tatiana Chelekhova This is a 6-day session of 2-day courses, total 48 hours. Courses can be taken all together...

Saturday Nov 16th, 9am - 5pm

  (6 sessions)
$1,410

6 sessions

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Introduction to Illustration

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 37 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course is designed to introduce students to the illustration process, from ideation and freehand sketching to the final piece. Students are encouraged to experiment with a variety of materials and styles, from traditional to digital and their hybrid. Classes are supplemented with a series of presentations on contemporary illustrators and a discussion...

No Upcoming Schedules
$585

10 sessions

Children's Book Illustration

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 280 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course is designed to introduce students to the illustration process, from ideation and freehand sketching to the development of a finished product. Students are encouraged to experiment with a variety of materials and styles, from traditional to digital and including their hybrid. Classes are supplemented with a series of presentations on...

No Upcoming Schedules
$585

10 sessions

Digital Illustration

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 37 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

Intermediate and advanced artists, designers, and illustrators: Develop ideas using traditional media, then translate them digitally in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. Emphasis will be placed on concept development as students create original characters and environments. Students will work in analog and digital formats, referencing the work of contemporary...

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$585

10 sessions

Children's Picture Book Illustration

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Choose a classic children’s picture book or bring in your own picture book story and learn about making sequential scenes and creating a picture book dummy. The class will cover thumbnail layouts, storyboarding and using a scanner/computers to create the book dummies.  Bring to 1st class:  9 x 12 inch or larger sketchbook tracing paper...

No Upcoming Schedules
$410

12 sessions

Fashion Illustration (Early College Program)

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 36 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course is for students who are passionate about clothing design and are interested in illustrating a fashion collection of their own. Students develop drawing skills and fashion illustration techniques with an emphasis on individual style and expression, inspired by live, clothed models and garments from SAIC's Fashion Resource Center.  ...

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$465

10 sessions

Watercolor Illustration

at One Strange Bird - Wicker Park 2124 W Division St, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Learn basic watercolor illustration techniques in this painting class. Our teaching artists will show you glazing, washes, blending, shadowing, and more. The illustration skills you develop in this class will enhance your work. Join us for this fun and informative class!

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$40

Quill Pen Illustration

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe, Illinois 60022

Crow quill pens have charmed artists throughout history. This ancient medium has certain characters that cannot be replaced by convenient mechanical pens. With easy-to-follow instructions, students will learn the basic techniques on how to handle the pen and ink. They will then explore two different styles: simple journal style drawings with vintage-look...

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$312

6 sessions

Digital Illustration for Fashion

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 112 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

Designed for students interested in fashion, this course provides an introduction to using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop for the purposes of creating technical and non-technical illustrations that reflect the designer's unique aesthetic and create a sense of brand identity.  Coursework will result in a portfolio of electronic and print...

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$585

10 sessions

Figure Drawing for Illustration

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 36 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course helps students develop illustration skills with an emphasis on the body, gesture, and proportion. Working from a live clothed model, students are taught how to express the mood and texture of a wide variety of clothing fabrics, and how to communicate fashion design concepts with style and expression. This class is suited for illustration...

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$585

10 sessions

3-Week: Illustration Basics

at One Strange Bird - Wicker Park 2124 W Division St, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Learn how to illustrate anything your heart desires with our 3-Week Illustration Basics class for beginners. Students will begin with simple drawings and move onto more complex scenes throughout the course. Take your drawing skills to the next level and discover your own personal style as an illustrator!

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$125

3 sessions

Fashion Flats

at The New School - Chicago Online Classroom, Chicago, Illinois 60601

Note that this class is being offered Online. Students will have weekly submission deadlines for assignments but can watch videos and work on assignments at their own pace. Students will have access to the Online Learning class within the period, anytime day or night, but will still have direct instructor involvement. For Online Classroom, please...

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$816

10 sessions

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