In this 2.5 hour workshop with Melbourne Illustrator Sharnee Taylor you will learn a broad range of skills to help you develop your own unique style of portrait illustration!
In this session you'll learn the basics of drawing a face including proportions and realistic shading, what materials to use, and different approaches such as drawing from imagination, observation and reference images. The second half of the class will focus on experimenting with various tools, mediums and gestures to bring another dimension to your work.
Whether you're a seasoned illustrator, or picking up a pencil for the first time since school - this class with equip you with all the tricks and tools you need to create striking portrait illustrations.
ABOUT SHARNEE TAYLOR
Sharnee is a Melbourne based Fashion Illustrator. She specializes in realistic portraits, using a range of mixed medias. Sharnee is known for her signature brush strokes which she uses against realistic tones. The combination of traditional and digital media creates a fresh and unique look bringing another dimension to her work.
Sharnee has completed over 6 years of study including – Diploma of Illustration, Advanced Diploma In Creative Product Development at The Northern Institute of Technology, Micro Business Management at CAE, as well as placing in the top 10 at award school with the Communications Council.
Sharnee has recently started working with fashion designers to illustrate their collections, which can be seen in Atlas Magazine.
Sharnee works for local and international clients including; Atlas Magazine, Silkwords, Norwood Industries, Kiss Johanna, Brash, Elletay, PVBS, Jennifer Wu and Budz to name a few and is represented with London / New York Agency- Lemonade Illustration.
Duration: 2.5 Hours
- Learn about the basic structure of the face and how to draw facial features in the correct location, proportions and realistic shading techniques
- Experiment using a range of different tools, mediums and gestures to bring another dimension to your work
- Learn a broad range of skills to help you develop your own unique style of portrait illustration!
- All materials provided
- Wine and snacks
- Bring along some reference images that you would like to draw from
Vendor sincce 2014
Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
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