Illustration and Concept Art

Now, more than ever, concept artists for television, films and video games are in high demand. Covering the concept art process from start to finish, this class will provide students with the skills to create original characters and settings of their own. Topics include silhouettes, thumbnail drawings, character design, composition, environment design, imaginary architecture, digital painting, basic archetypes and visual storytelling. Students will have painted two original characters and an environment by the end of the course.

imageMarcus, sculpture for the film, Underworld 2

imageSpace Station, for the film, Space Pirates

imagePyramid Head, foam latex costume for the film, Silent Hill