# illustration #character design #vector
vector character design
june 21–23, 2019
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 masterclass, 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
4 day illustration masterclass
june 21–23, 2019
no strict skill requirements, beginners as well as advanced participants are welcome. you should have some experience in using design software though.
course language: english
max. number of participants: 12
this class is fully booked.
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 from the city environment and all the quirks of human kind cities bring together. this gets mixed up with trash culture references and a bit of sci-fi and then regurgitated on the digital canvas. jon 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.