Digital Illustration: Turn Your Photos Into Art

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Overview
Kristin Berry Mastoras
Instructor

Ready to moonlight as a legit portrait artist? One of our favorite instructors is back with a brand new class to level up your Adobe Illustrator Skills! Artist and designer Kristin Berry is here to teach you how to create your own digital portrait art using a photograph.

Not familiar with Kristin? We first fell for this talented artist after she taught us how to turn our cute cuddly fur babies into playful pieces of art with our Digital Pet Illustration Class

.

In this Digital Illustration class, you’ll be surprised and delighted by how just a few simple steps can result in a custom piece of art. It’s such a great skill to learn for creating wedding invitations, holiday cards, birthday gifts, or wall art for your home. Plus, if you want to change the color of your shirt or add in a crazy color background, she’ll teach you how to do that too. There are endless ways you can customize your digital illustration, and this class will show you all the tips and tricks you need.

BY THE END OF THIS CLASS, YOU’LL KNOW HOW TO:

  • Draw all the shapes of the face.
  • Design the body of your portrait and create the perfect outfit.
  • Add unique accessories to your portrait.
  • Smooth out any gaps and imperfections in your design.
  • Save and export your designs for social media or to be printed.

STUDENT PERK As an extra bonus, every student who enrolls in the class will get an exclusive course workbook that Kristin helped create.

Ready to make some fun illustrations? Enroll in Digital Illustration: Turn Your Photos Into Art today!

Beginner
Skill Level
1 hour
22 mins
Duration
Materials

ALL YOU NEED TO TAKE THIS CLASS ARE:

  • A computer installed with Adobe Illustrator
  • A smartphone (to take a photo of yourself)
  • A few photos you’d want to convert into digital illustrations

Don’t have Adobe Illustrator yet? You can download a free trial for 7 days HERE.

THE CLASS DOWNLOADS INCLUDE:

  • An image file you can upload to Illustrator (for practice)

THE WORKBOOK INCLUDE:

  • A welcome note from Kristin
  • Helpful shortcuts when using Adobe Illustrator
  • A reference photo for your final project
  • Inspirational illustrations from Kirstin's Instagram account

Digital Illustration: Turn Your Photos Into Art

Learn to create adorable digital portraits using Adobe Illustrator
Instructor: Kristin Berry Mastoras
Skill Level: Beginner
$39.00
BUY NOW
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1. INTRODUCTION

Learn about your instructor, Kristin, and what you can expect from the course.
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2. SUPPLIES

Learn what you'll need to complete the class.
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3. SET UP YOUR WORKSPACE

In this lesson, you'll learn how to best organize your Adobe Illustrator workspace.
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4. DRAWING THE FACE

In this lesson, you'll start drawing the biggest shapes on the face.
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5. DRAWING THE EYES

In this lesson, Kristin shows you how to draw all the components of the eyes.
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6. DRAWING A BODY AND CREATING AN OUTFIT

In this lesson, Kirstin breaks down the best way to draw the body.
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7. REFINE YOUR ILLUSTRATION

In this lesson, Kristin shows you how to smooth out all of the rough edges.
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8. SAVING AND EXPORTING

In this lesson, Kristin will teach you how to save your file for use both online and offline.
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9. DRAWING THE NOSE AND MOUTH

Learn the tricks to drawing a realistic nose and mouth.
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10. SETTING UP YOUR ILLUSTRATION WORKSPACE

Now it's time to jump into Adobe Illustrator. Kristin will walk you through how to set up your artboard, import your photo in this lesson.
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11. FINAL REMARKS

You did it! Now you have all the skills to create amazing illustrations. Happy designing!
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  • Overview
  • Materials
  • Downloads
Overview
Kristin Berry Mastoras
Instructor

Ready to moonlight as a legit portrait artist? One of our favorite instructors is back with a brand new class to level up your Adobe Illustrator Skills! Artist and designer Kristin Berry is here to teach you how to create your own digital portrait art using a photograph.

Not familiar with Kristin? We first fell for this talented artist after she taught us how to turn our cute cuddly fur babies into playful pieces of art with our Digital Pet Illustration Class

.

In this Digital Illustration class, you’ll be surprised and delighted by how just a few simple steps can result in a custom piece of art. It’s such a great skill to learn for creating wedding invitations, holiday cards, birthday gifts, or wall art for your home. Plus, if you want to change the color of your shirt or add in a crazy color background, she’ll teach you how to do that too. There are endless ways you can customize your digital illustration, and this class will show you all the tips and tricks you need.

BY THE END OF THIS CLASS, YOU’LL KNOW HOW TO:

  • Draw all the shapes of the face.
  • Design the body of your portrait and create the perfect outfit.
  • Add unique accessories to your portrait.
  • Smooth out any gaps and imperfections in your design.
  • Save and export your designs for social media or to be printed.

STUDENT PERK As an extra bonus, every student who enrolls in the class will get an exclusive course workbook that Kristin helped create.

Ready to make some fun illustrations? Enroll in Digital Illustration: Turn Your Photos Into Art today!

Beginner
Skill Level
1 hour
22 mins
Duration
Materials

ALL YOU NEED TO TAKE THIS CLASS ARE:

  • A computer installed with Adobe Illustrator
  • A smartphone (to take a photo of yourself)
  • A few photos you’d want to convert into digital illustrations

Don’t have Adobe Illustrator yet? You can download a free trial for 7 days HERE.

THE CLASS DOWNLOADS INCLUDE:

  • An image file you can upload to Illustrator (for practice)

THE WORKBOOK INCLUDE:

  • A welcome note from Kristin
  • Helpful shortcuts when using Adobe Illustrator
  • A reference photo for your final project
  • Inspirational illustrations from Kirstin's Instagram account

Digital Illustration: Turn Your Photos Into Art

Learn to create adorable digital portraits using Adobe Illustrator
Instructor: Kristin Berry Mastoras
Skill Level: Beginner
$39.00
BUY NOW
  • Lessons
Now Playing

Teaser

visibility
43 secs
<% playback %> complete
Now Playing

1. INTRODUCTION

Learn about your instructor, Kristin, and what you can expect from the course.
lock
Now Playing

2. SUPPLIES

Learn what you'll need to complete the class.
lock
Now Playing

3. SET UP YOUR WORKSPACE

In this lesson, you'll learn how to best organize your Adobe Illustrator workspace.
lock
Now Playing

4. DRAWING THE FACE

In this lesson, you'll start drawing the biggest shapes on the face.
lock
Now Playing

5. DRAWING THE EYES

In this lesson, Kristin shows you how to draw all the components of the eyes.
lock
Now Playing

6. DRAWING A BODY AND CREATING AN OUTFIT

In this lesson, Kirstin breaks down the best way to draw the body.
lock
Now Playing

7. REFINE YOUR ILLUSTRATION

In this lesson, Kristin shows you how to smooth out all of the rough edges.
lock
Now Playing

8. SAVING AND EXPORTING

In this lesson, Kristin will teach you how to save your file for use both online and offline.
lock
Now Playing

9. DRAWING THE NOSE AND MOUTH

Learn the tricks to drawing a realistic nose and mouth.
lock
Now Playing

10. SETTING UP YOUR ILLUSTRATION WORKSPACE

Now it's time to jump into Adobe Illustrator. Kristin will walk you through how to set up your artboard, import your photo in this lesson.
lock
Now Playing

11. FINAL REMARKS

You did it! Now you have all the skills to create amazing illustrations. Happy designing!
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