You can draw... Christmas!
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You can draw... Christmas!

Learn to draw your own Super-cute characters this Christmas! The easiest and most fun way to learn drawing.
5.0 (4 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
42 students enrolled
Created by Simon Credland
Last updated 11/2018
English
Current price: $20.99 Original price: $29.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You'll learn the secrets from professional hand-drawn animators to use basic shapes and building blocks to create lovable cute characters
  • You'll be able to draw your own cute Christmas Penguins, Bears, Santas, Reindeer and more
  • You'll be able to make hand-made Christmas gift tags, decorations and cards
Requirements
  • No experience necessary!
  • If you can draw a Square, a Triangle and a Circle then you can draw cute Christmas Characters
  • You'll need some paper, a pencil, an eraser and a sense of fun
Description

Learn how to draw cute Christmas characters in the easiest and most fun drawing course.

Perfect for beginners, parents and grandparents who want to have fun learning to draw together.

It really is very simple, starting with the most simple shapes I'll show you how if you can draw a square, a triangle a circle and some squiggles you can draw these Super-cute Christmas characters.

Packed with over an hour of content, follow step-by-step instructions, Super-Tips and bonus features.

So grab a pencil and let's get started :)

Who this course is for:
  • Everyone!
  • Children who want to learn to draw
  • Parents who would love to make Christmas cards and decorations with your children
  • Grandparents who love to make things with your grandchildren, this is for you
Course content
Expand all 26 lectures 01:02:01
+ Introduction
2 lectures 03:07

Hi and welcome to 'You can draw Christmas!'

This is the easiest and most fun way to learn to draw your own loveable Christmas characters.

Starting with the simplest of shapes you'll learn how to use them to create Santa, a reindeer, a polar bear and many more.

With over an hour of content packed with Super-Tips that will help you draw your own pictures, cards and gift tags this Christmas.

If anyone has told you that you can't draw, you are not creative, well this is the course for you.

So pick up a pencil and lets draw!

Preview 01:05

All you need for this course is a pencil, some paper and an eraser.

And a sense of fun!

If you can draw a square, a triangle, a circle and some squiggles then you can already draw :)

Preview 02:02
+ Super Easy Characters
7 lectures 12:20

You can draw super-easy characters!

These really are the easiest characters you will ever draw... if you can draw a square you can draw a cute penguin!

With just a square for the body, a triangle for the beak and a couple more triangles for the wings, you'll be drawing penguins again and again.

Preview 02:13

Super-Tip! Personalise your drawings with Santa hats.

You can draw Santa hats in lots of different ways, tall, small and blowing in the wind.

Try a simple penguin and have fun with drawing hats.

Preview 01:21

Nothing feels like winter like a nice warm scarf.

So learn how to wrap up your characters in winter scarves.

Preview 01:03

If you can draw a triangle, a long triangle and a circle for the nose....

....then you can draw a simple reindeer.

Preview 02:52

If you can draw a long triangle, with a circle for the nose and another for the pom-pom on his hat...

...then you can draw a super-easy Santa.

Perfect for making your own cards, gift tags and decorations for your tree :)

You can draw a super-easy Santa
02:06

Bonus

Christmas lettering for making your own cards.

Use guidelines and a little planning to make sure your lettering looks great!

Bonus: Christmas lettering
00:38

Great! Now you have learned to draw these easy characters, you can use them to make your own Christmas gift tags.

You can make... your own Christmas gift tags
02:07
+ Cute Christmas Characters
10 lectures 28:01

Now you know how it works, let's learn to draw more characters.

Starting with a circle and a triangle you can put them together to draw your very own Christmas Angel.

You can draw an Angel
03:34

Super-Tip: Use boxes to draw circles.

Drawing a perfectly round circle by hand can be tricky.

So start with a box, sketch in guidelines and use them to help draw the circle.

This works for round circles, long ones, squashed ones and even egg shapes. This is a really useful tip.

SUPER-TIP: Use boxes for circles
01:29

You are going to love this!

Drawing a polar bear sounds tricky, right? Well, you'll learn how to start with a square, use this to make a five-sided shape for the head... then using a simple triangle you can draw the body of a polar bear.

You can draw a cute Polar Bear
03:22

Super-Tip: This tip works for any of the characters on this course.

A big head with a small body looks cute.... the same head with a larger body looks grown up.

You really need to try this.

SUPER-TIP: Cute vs Grown up
00:59

Bonus!

Now you can draw polar bears, learn how to personalise them by adding your own designs of scarves and Santa hats.

Bonus: Christmas Bears!
02:05

This is so cute.

You'll learn how by using just a simple box (for the head) on top of another box you can add detail to draw a cute kid wrapped up ready for winter.

You can draw a super-cute kid
04:56

Everyone loves Santa and here I'll show you how to draw him.

Starting with just a box, you'll learn how to use guidelines to help you draw his nose, eyes, beard and hat.... and.... a big, big Santa smile!

You can draw Santa
04:19

Super-Tip: If you are going to smile, make sure you always smile big :)

Learn how to make your characters smile big, because, hey, it's Christmas.

Preview 00:52

Now you've drawn Santa's head you will learn how to use another simple box to draw the rest of his body.

Ho Ho Ho

You can draw Santa's whole body
03:03

Now you can draw a cute polar bear, you can make your own Christmas card :)

You can make... your own Bear Christmas card
03:22
+ Christmas Scenes
6 lectures 17:55

In this section you will learn how to put everything you have learned together to create your own Christmas scenes.

It can be difficult to draw multiple characters together, so, start simple, use basic shapes to block out your picture.... then just add the details :)

SUPER-TIP: Start simple
00:38

This is the perfect Christmas scene.

You'll learn how to draw a cute kid and the snowman he's just built.

Starting with simple box shapes you'll learn how to plan out the scene before sketching the characters.

You can draw a cute kid and a snowman
04:54

Super-Tips: Super Tips for drawing snowmen, it's all about the carrot :)

Preview 00:59

Best of buddies, Santa and Rudolf.

In this lesson you'll learn how to pose Santa and Rudolf and draw them with big smiles.

This makes a great design for a Christmas card.

Santa and Rudolf
05:21

Bonus.

Now you can draw a Santa and Rudolf scene I'll show you how to have fun with their Santa Hats.

Bonus: Santa and Rudolf, fun with hats
01:01

Now you can draw these cool Christmas characters you can make your own Christmas cards, gift tags and decorations with them.

See how easy it is to turn the Santa and Rudolf scene into a full-colour Christmas card :)

You can make... your own Santa and Rudolf Christmas cards
05:02
+ Conclusion
1 lecture 00:38

Congratulations! Thanks so much for choosing this course, I really hope you have had as much fun learning to draw Christmas characters as I had making it.

Now it's over to you. I would love to see your drawings, your Christmas cards and decorations that you have made with the characters from the course.

Remember to join the Facebook group to share your pictures: https://www.facebook.com/groups/283646555612165/

If you have any questions ask them in the Q&A section and I'll be happy to help.

Now, have fun drawing,

Thanks

Simon

Thank you
00:38