Time to delve into the world of vector characters! Vector art has an important role in the design industry, as it can be scaled up or down finally without losing detail. In this workshop, you will explore how to create vector characters with depth and form. We will look at ways of creating fun characters from simple geometric forms, using either Affinity Designer or Adobe Illustrator (or both).
Pencil, pens and paper for sketching, iPad or Laptop with Affinity app or Adobe Illustrator installed.
No strict skill requirements, beginners as well as advanced participants are welcome. You should have some prevoius experience in using design software though. Intermediate English proficiency: The course will be conducted in English, and there may be some reading materials/discussions involved.
Maximum number of participants: 12
Age limits: none
Course language: English
3 day Illustration Workshop
with JONATHAN BALL,
June 21–23, 2019
REGULAR TICKET: EUR 500,–
EARLY BIRD TICKET: EUR 450,– (available until May 15, 2019)
VETERAN TICKET: EUR 350,– (you have already booked/attended an AO Masterclass since 2015)
Ticket price includes: workshop fee, lunch, soft drinks, coffee/tea, and snacks during breaks
Contact for further information
T. +43 1 535 67 62
Jonathan ball is an illustrator from sunny Wales in the UK, he works as a freelance designer from his home studio in Cardiff. Inspiration often comes form the city environment and all the quirks of human kind cities bring together. This get mixed up with trash culture references and a bit of sci-fi and then regurgitated on the digital canvas. He is most often found creating characters and fantasy worlds, employing both 3D and vector techniques in order to create his art. Jonathan has created art campaigns and promotional works for various international brands and media and design companies including Microsoft, BBC, Hasbro Nickelodeon and Sony.
Jonathan’s work has been featured on software applications such as Affinity Designer and Blender, and he has also given promo talks for Adobe.