This course is a short fun course for beginners to gain experience and taste of illustration and comics and have all the basic knowledge to either start working in an animation/ comic studio or begin a freelance career themselves.

With a well crafted course content and learning from industry professionals from SPOOF! Animation you are sure to get drawing in no time. 

Why study Illustration and Comics at SPOOF! ACADEMY:

1. Learn to draw anatomy, characters, and beautiful environment even without prior knowledge
2. Discover how to use PhotoShop and other industry standard software
3. Be mentored by a world-class industry artists
4. Engage in group projects that mimick real life situations
5. Opportunity of a one month voluntary paid internship program to get real studio experience and work on client projects
6. Build a portfolio to get you your next big Job

Bring your stories to life with SPOOF ACADEMY online Illustration Basic Class!

In just 1 month, this beginner’s course will equip you with a solid foundation in Illustrating a comic or concept. You'll dive right into the principles of perspective, anatomy, shapes and form and create compelling illustration that can be used in comic book or as proof of concept for films & animation. 

This short course is the perfect way to get started in the world of comic book creation, illustration for books, films and storyboards and get you going to improve on your own or in a studio environment.  

Week one

Day 1: Basics of Line Drawing, Shapes and Form 

Day 2: Drawing Everyday objects

 Day 3: Revision  

Week two

Day 1: Use Shapes and Form to create Human forms 

Day 2: Understanding Human Anatomy

 Day 3: Revision 

Week three

Day 1: Character Design & Perspective 

Day 2: Drawing Environment and Landscape

 Day 3: Revision 

Week four

Day 1: Composition and Storyboarding 

Day 2: Revision 

Day 3: Revision 

Course Requirements

Items required for this course:
Sketchpad, pencils and Eraser

Students should have basic knowledge of Windows or Mac OS. And also bring their laptops which should meet or exceed the following hardware configurations.

Windows® 8, Windows® 7, Vista or XP 32-bit/64-bit Intel or AMD multi-core processor 2 GB of RAM minimum (8 GB recommended) 16 GB of free disk space for installation