The course is about learning the processes and techniques to communicate ideas through image-making. You will be guided through the process of answering to a brief and you will learn to research a subject, generate and communicate ideas. During this course you will be introduced to a variety of traditional and contemporary tools and techniques including collage, cut-outs, drawing, paint, 3D objects and digital and will evaluate the context in order to select the most appropriate. You will also explore the relationship between text and image and be introduced to different approaches in visual story-telling.
During the course you will create a portfolio of work using a range of media and be given an insight into what's involved in setting up an illustration practice.
By the end of the course, students will be able to;
The course is suitable for beginners and those wanting to improve drawing and visual communication skills.