New Skillshare Class | Design an Adult Coloring Book Page on Your iPad
The only thing more fun than coloring an intricate coloring book page, is designing your very own page to share with family, friends, or your online following. If you’re like me, you think every coloring page would be better if it just had “a little more ______”. Us makers are annoyingly picky, thus we often want to create our own version of EVERYTHING.
In my newest Skillshare class, I’ll show you how create a coloring page from start to finish.Â You’ll learn:
ways to fill in shapes to make them ideal for coloring.
how toÂ add patterns and shapes that break up the flat image and create a fun space for coloring.
how to turn photographs into a drawing with intricate spaces for coloring.
Iâ€™ll show you every step of my process from sourcing images to filling in drawings with patterns and shapes.
We’ll create 3 different kids of coloring book pages so you can try out different styles and methods for creating spaces for coloring.
You can give the designs you create to friends and family for coloring, or you could offer them as downloads on your website or online store!
Ready to take this class?Â Go toÂ the class pageÂ to get started.Â If you don’t have a Skillshare membership, you can still watch the class for free.Â Just sign up for a 2 month free trial to get started.Â See you there!
In this class you’ll learn all the steps for combining lettering and illustration to create compositions that both tell a story and are visually interesting!
Learn how to use layered texture and color to add depth and visual interest to your illustrations. We’ll look at how to create overall textures, how to use texture to create highlights and shading, and how to use single and multi colored texture to bring out warm and cool tones in your illustrations.
Learn how to design a pattern collection on your iPad from start to finish. I’ll show you options for making your repeat elements in both Procreate and Affinity designer, so you can choose which option works best for you!
Learn how to create 70s style hand lettering and decoration from start to finish. We’ll cover everything you need to know to add the kind of bold color, drastic variation, and playful decorations that were so popular in the 70s and are now popping up all over in the design world on stationary, clothing, home decor.
Learn how to create limited color illustrations and palettes on your iPad in Procreate. We’ll cover every step of the process from building new palettes to creating illustrations that are ideal for limited palettes.
In this class, you’ll learn three different ways to use ink lines and dots to add shadow, highlights, and depth to your work. We’ll look at tons of tips and tricks for hatching, crosshatching, and stippling, and talk about how to add bold color to your linework to add variation and contrast that makes your work stand out online and in print.