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Jake Parker
$30.00

How to Ink 2.0

If you liked the first class, you will love this one. Prepare to take your inking to the next level with pro inker and creator of Inktober, Jake Parker.

Stan Prokopenko
$89.00

Figure Drawing Fundamentals

One of the most important subjects an artist can learn is Figure Drawing. Instead of learning a cookie-cutter formula on how to draw a specific image, we’ll approach it in the tradition of classical figure training.

Stan Prokopenko
$15.00

How to Draw Gesture

Gesture is the most important part of a figure drawing. Gesture drawings are very simplified lines, so they might resemble stick figures, but they’re not. They show the motion of the pose and they're important for drawing figures.

Jake Parker
$25.00

How To Ink

Yes, digital pens are convenient and versatile and all, but sometimes you just want to lay down some old school ink on some plain ol' paper. In this video, pro illustrator Jake Parker demonstrates how to take your ink skills to the next level.

Peter Han
$25.00

Brushpen with Peter Han

Prepare to go deep into the world of brush pens! Follow along as ink master Peter Han gets into the mechanics of brush pens and demos how they perform. Part One of three.

Will Terry
$150.00

Creative Composition

Good composition is essential to making good images. Pro illustrators Will Terry and Jake Parker go over all the components of good design.

Lee White

Painting Secrets 1

LIVE CLASS. This beginning digital painting course will teach you everything you need to know to be a great painter in Photoshop! SOLD OUT

Ben Sowards
$25.00

Portrait Painting

Learn the fundamental methods for starting a portrait painting from life, and having a successful experience painting!

Jake Parker
$10.00

Sketchbooking

An intro course on the tools, philosophy, and techniques of becoming a great sketchbook artist.

Gina Jane
$25.00

How to Get Your Art on Products Sold in Retail Stores

Ever wonder how to get your artwork in retailer stores like Target and Walmart? In this video, Gina Jane will show you how to license the same image on different kinds of products, from gift bags to textiles.

Will Terry
$50.00

Painting Texture and Details

Finally - the class where you're encouraged to paint the details! In this class we explore a wide range of textures and break them down to help improve the level of finish you can achieve. This is the self-directed version of this class.

Anna Daviscourt
$25.00

Painting with Anna Daviscourt

The road from a blank canvas to a final painting doesn't need to be a scary one. Join illustrator Anna Daviscourt as she guides you through transforming a sketch into a luscious digital painting with four simple steps!

Jake Parker
$10.00

Rabbit Cycle Demo

An in depth look at how to go from initial concept to final image. Follow along as Jake Parker demos his strategy for designing a character!

Will Terry
$30.00

The Magic of Color

This class was designed to give you the major principles that you would learn in a color theory class. Learning to communicate with color is necessary and fundamental to becoming an effective visual storyteller.

Lee White David Hohn

Illustration 1: Turbocharging Your Creativity

LIVE CLASS. Fundamental class showing you how to build solid ideas and images. Upcoming dates TBA.

Sterling Hundley

Idea Development

LIVE CLASS. Learn to generate unique ideas that communicate powerful messages in your illustrations, with renowned illustrator Sterling Hundley. Upcoming dates TBA.

Jaime Zollars — Lee White

Creating Great Book Covers

LIVE CLASS. Pro illustrators Lee White and Jaime Zollars will show you how to make engaging book covers that tell a story. Upcoming dates TBA.

Piper Thibodeau
$25.00

Characters and Conversations

In this video, Will Terry chats with Piper as she creates one of her daily paintings for your viewing pleasure. They discuss her art process, getting into the art biz, schooling options for artists and more in this packed 2-hour episode.

Lee White
$10.00

How To Discover Your Style

You could wait around for the Style Fairy to sprinkle a little magic on your work, or you could try these 3 easy steps.

Tannie Smith
$25.00

Branding for Creatives

As artists and writers we are selling ourselves as much as our art form. It's important to be aware that the brand we put out in the world can affect our business (for good or for bad).

Jake Parker
$50.00

How to Draw Everything

The rebooted version! Featuring more instruction, more exercises and more Skull Chaser! This is a comprehensive course on the elements, principles, techniques, and tools of drawing.

Will Terry
$10.00

What makes a Children's Book a Bestseller

It's something everyone in the publishing industry wants to know - why do some books sell and some books don't?

Will Terry
$10.00

How to get Freelance Work

How can artists find freelance work? Pro illustrator Will Terry goes over strategies for landing that gig, including how to build your contact list.

Will Terry
$30.00

Choosing Colors for Storytelling

Learn how to make those colors pop! Pro illustrator Will Terry demos his strategies for picking colors, color schemes and light temperature in your paintings.

Dan Mortensen
$20.00

Sculpting for Character Consistency

Here's a little trick for keeping your characters consistent throughout a big storytelling project - try drawing from a maquette! Sculptor Dan Mortensen shows you how to make a maquette for reference.

Jake Parker
$10.00

Battling Creative Block

Pro illustrators Jake Parker, Will Terry and Lee White talk about all the things that can keep you from creating that masterpiece. Find out how to battle creative block!

Jake Parker
$20.00

My Favorite Monster Demo

How do pro illustrators approach an assignment? Join Jake Parker as he creates this fun monster image for a group art show at a kids museum.

Lee White
$10.00

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Agents

Do you need an agent? Team SVS is joined by agent Ryan Sanchez in a lively roundtable discussion on what an agent can do for your art career.

Lee White
$10.00

How Did They Get Their Start?

Everyone's got to start somewhere! The founders of SVS talk all about their origin stories, and how they managed to turn their art skills into a living.

Jake Parker
$10.00

Finding Work/Life Balance

How can artists find that magical balance between work and life? Special guest Sarah Jane talks about her strategies for raising a lovely family while building a successful illustration career.

Nate Baertsch
$30.00

How to Design Action Figures

Ever wonder how all those little action figure toys are made? Well they all start with drawings! Follow along as toy designer Nate Baertsch designs a female orc action figure.

Will Terry
$30.00

Smooth Blends in Acrylics - dry brush technique

Acrylic paints are notorious for drying super fast, and many struggle to get the kind of smooth transitions that are so easy with oils. BUT there are techniques you can use to get around this. Pro illustrator Will Terry shows you how.

Will Terry
$10.00

How to Perfect Your Children's Book Portfolio

What should you include in your children's book portfolio? Well, there are 100+ items you might want to consider. Pro illustrator Will Terry covers ALL the things.

Jake Parker
$10.00

How to get your First 10k Followers

If you want to make it as an artist, you need to grow your audience! Pro illustrator Jake Parker shows you how to harness the power of social media to build your following.

Will Terry
$30.00

Draw 50 Things

One of the hardest things for artists to do is draw a jam-packed scene. Pro illustrator Will Terry breaks down his strategy for drawing lots of STUFF.

Nathan Hale
$30.00

Making Graphic Novels

Hey all you graphic novel fans, this one's for you! Follow along as Nathan Hale, the man behind Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales, demos how to make a graphic novel.

Jake Parker
$40.00

Drawing Robots and Machinery

To draw believable machines, you must first learn the anatomy of machines, young grasshopper. Illustration pro Jake Parker teaches the principles of designing machinery that actually looks functional.