Summer course in Illustration

Top Summer Courses in Illustration

Those who enroll in summer courses are often able to get ahead in their educations. Additionally, those who have already completed a degree are sometimes able to enroll in this type of course to enhance their current careers. 

Students who seek to pursue a career in graphic design, advertising, comic book art, or related fields may take courses in illustration to gain a fundamental understanding of form, composition, color theory, and other design principles.

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Illustration, Animation and Video Games Summer Junior Course

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Spain Madrid

This summer, learn the funniest techniques of illustration, animation and videogame development while you practice English and do what you love most, drawing! [+]

THIS COURSE IS GIVEN IN ENGLISH.

This summer, learn the funniest techniques of illustration, animation and videogame development while you practice English and do what you love most, drawing!

In this course you can invent your own stories, customize your favorite objects and discover the mechanisms of moving graphics. In addition you will learn the necessary techniques to develop your own video games and become an inventor. The games will not have secrets for you!

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Illustration, Animation and Video Games Summer Junior will take place during the month of July at the IED Madrid headquarters of Flor Alta Street 8 (Palacio de Altamira).... [-]


Summer Course in Illustration and Drawing

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Spain Madrid

This course will explore the methods, habits and skills needed from experts in illustration and drawing, and will look at how to play, experiment and find and develop each student’s own vision and voice. [+]

This course will explore the methods, habits and skills needed from experts in illustration and drawing, and will look at how to play, experiment and find and develop each student’s own vision and voice. Students will learn how to work on digital and printed media, understanding the advantages and key characteristics of both areas.

The aim is to help students use every resource at hand to achieve their goals in the most effective way. The creative process will be reviewed from the beginning to the end, developing projects where illustration will be the main tool, from ideation to materialization.

Objectives To identify the leading trends and artists of the illustration world. To learn how to face drawing and illustration challenges. To understand how to develop an illustration project. To gain expertise in the appropriate use and application of different drawing media. To analyse and learn the main techniques, processes and styles of contemporary illustration and their applications in various realms. To select and apply a range of drawing techniques and media to represent and communicate concepts. To learn the habits necessary to reach your full potential as an illustrator. [-]

Drawing & Illustration Summer Courses

Arts University Bournemouth - Summer Courses
Campus Full time 18 days July 2019 United Kingdom Bournemouth

Drawing is an essential part of every art and design specialism, as well for those who wish to work in the creative industries, and is at the heart of what we do here at AUB. [+]

Drawing is an essential part of every art and design specialism, as well for those who wish to work in the creative industries, and is at the heart of what we do here at AUB.

Whether you are a budding illustrator, or simply wish to improve your drawing skills to support other creative work, this new course gives you the chance to get stuck in with a range of different mediums, to produce exciting and original work, and develop your drawing techniques. You will have the chance to participate in a broad range of drawing workshops led by a diverse range of inspiring tutors. You will be pushed to experiment, to learn from your mistakes and to develop a critical understanding of your work.... [-]


Digital Illustration Summer Course

The Florence Institute of Design International
Campus Full time 4 weeks Italy Florence

This intensive four-week program is designed for students of graphic design and advertising or marketing professionals. This introductory course teaches students the process of digital illustration and prepares them for working in various styles. [+]

Overview

This intensive four-week program is designed for students of graphic design and advertising or marketing professionals. This introductory course teaches students the process of digital illustration and prepares them for working in various styles. Realistic and stylized methods of illustration are examined while students work on developing their personal styles.

Faculty

The faculty is made up of both locally Italian and international professors who all speak and teach in English. Additionally, the professors are all professionals working in their field. This is to ensure that the faculty is aware of what is happening in their field so that they do not give their students outdated information. The school’s intimate class sizes allow for each student to receive a premium individualized education.... [-]


Summer Course in Digital Illustration

NABA Summer school 2019
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Italy Milan

The course will teach how to create interesting paperless illustrations by using software applications. It will be divided into two parts: PART 1: digital as a faithful reproduction of hand painting instruments PART 2: digital as an independent expressive language. The course will not focus on Photoshop or Illustrator but on the expressive use of the digital tools. The illustrations will concern publishing (magazines and book covers), animation (inspirational drawings) and new media (tablets, apps, etc.). [+]

The course will teach how to create interesting paperless illustrations by using software applications. It will be divided into two parts:

PART 1: digital as a faithful reproduction of hand painting instruments. PART 2: digital as an independent expressive language.

The course will not focus on Photoshop or Illustrator, but on the expressive use of the digital tools. The illustrations will concern publishing (magazines and book covers), animation (inspirational drawings) and new media (tablets, apps...)

Requirements

This course is suitable for students with some background in illustration and for students who have completed one or two years of university studies in art and design.... [-]


Summer Course in Hand Illustration

NABA Summer school 2019
Campus Full time 2 weeks June 2019 Italy Milan

Students will learn to create effective and powerful images, interesting illustrations, applicable to different professional areas. Alternating theory and practice, the course will show different techniques, processes and approaches. [+]

Students will learn to create effective and powerful images, interesting illustrations, applicable to different professional areas. Alternating theory and practice, the course will show different techniques, processes and approaches.

Requirements

This course is intended for students who have no background in illustration and for students who are attending or will attend their first year of university studies in art and design.

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Summer Course in Creative Illustration

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona
Campus Part time 4 weeks July 2019 Spain Barcelona

The course helps prepare students to learn to confront the creative challenges of elaborating illustrations with content and form. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Illustration 2019.

What has not changed over the years is that personal struggle each illustrator endures in trying to express content in his or her work. Developing a personal style is based on two demanding processes: being able to take creative risks and learning a fundamental ability - drawing.

Illustration has been around for a long time and since the appearance of digital programs, this art form (if we can call it that) has diversified itself and helped open the door for new creative jobs in many different areas (Internet, television, publishing, medicine, sciences, newspapers, theatre, magazines, cinema, corporations, advertising, etc).

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Summer Course in Illustration

Porto Illustration Summer School
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Portugal Porto

Students will participate in a creative and productive atmosphere for two weeks under the guidance of our international awarded team of tutors. Based on a practical approach, students will undergo a personal approach to the creative process, within one of Europe´s most beautiful and oldest cities, in recent years several times awarded Europe´s Best Destination. [+]

INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE

Students will participate in a creative and productive atmosphere for two weeks under the guidance of our international awarded team of tutors. Based on a practical approach, students will undergo a personal approach to the creative process, within one of Europe´s most beautiful and oldest cities, in recent years several times awarded Europe´s Best Destination.

The two weeks course will appeal to participants who want to develop their personal visual language and want to experiment new techniques either with traditional mediums, like silk-screening and etching or digital drawing ranging from character design and hand-lettering illustration to Urban Sketching. It is designed for practitioners who have an interest in pursuing a career in illustration, either part or full time. The course will help you to build a strong illustration portfolio, regardless of your background: illustrator, graphic designer, fine artist, visual art students, architects, designers, tattooists, animators.... [-]