The Ultimate guide to drawing cartoon characters
What you'll learn
- How to draw cartoon characters with and put emotions into them
- How to find your own style
- How to conquer your fear of drawing
- What makes a character cute
- How to draw different designs
- How to pose your character
- How to keep the proportions the same in different poses
- No previous experience required
New: Bonus video on how to draw proportions when you pose your character.
If you have ever dreamt of becoming a character designer or an illustrator of children´s books or just to be able to draw cartoon characters for your kids, even teaching them how to do it, this is the right course for you.
It can be overwhelming when you don´t know how to start and where to start. But I will show you one very simple technique which will open the doors to your creativity and will take away your fear of failure once and for all. Because this is the only thing that is stopping you from that unfulfilled dream of yours.
So, what will you learn here:
How to loosen your hand and free your mind through the right technique so that you can draw anything you want.
Understand the basics of what makes a character look cartoony, cute, or evil.
Understand and experiment with many different designs for making a cartoony character. Find your own style.
Give motion and emotion to your character.
Learn how to apply facial expressions to exactly your particular character and design.
Attach the right facial expression to a body posture to make the emotion stronger.
How to keep the proportions of the character the same in different drawings.
How to draw cartoony hands.
Who this course is for:
- Beginners Illustrators, Intermediate Illustrators, Animators, Parents who want to teach their kids to draw, or who want to learn to make a picture book to their kids
I am a character design, film director, animator, and illustrator. I have worked in the animation industry for over 15 years, bringing characters to life.
I have worked with clients such as McDonald's and Ericsson to create top-notch 3D animated characters for their commercials.
I´ve had the privilege to direct actors such as Sir Roger Moore and Peter Stormare among all, as voice actors for animated movies. I´ve worked with renowned illustrators and screenwriters such as Iain McCaig, the legendary designer from Star Wars, to breathe life into stories and characters.
The TV-show I´ve recently written and directed, called Space Yoghurt, is having a worldwide success and has been featured twice in the Animation Magazine.
I´ve published several children´s books.
I started my life as an artist at the age of 13 when I attended art school. The first year we had to draw 50 drawings a day, after school. It seemed a lot, but now I know it was what it took to be able to draw well. I know what it takes to become an artist, but also I know the struggle of the process.
I´m here to share with you the knowledge that I´ve been gathering through my experience on how to draw. I´m also here to inspire you and let you know that each one of the artists you admire today has been a beginner. Having said that, I´m going to share with you some shortcuts to how you can start drawing and get a result immediately, because, sure you need to put in the work, but inspiration is what will keep you going.
You will see that you too have it in you, but you are not aware of it yet.
Welcome to my world.