SVS
Ty Carter
$20.00

Design and Color: Hair

Ok everybody, let's get into all the hairy details. In this video, pro illustrator Ty Carter analyzes the importance of hair and shares techniques for making it shine. Part 1 is all about short hair.

Jake Parker
$20.00

Drawing Animals

Drawing horses is scary! Put your fears to rest by mastering the art of drawing animals. In this video, pro illustrator Jake Parker deconstructs principles of designing animals of all kinds.

Will Terry
$20.00

Art Critiques: Spring 2016

A little constructive criticism can go a long way to making an image better. Tune in while pro illustrators Lee White and Will Terry critique work submitted by SVS students.

Marco Bucci
$20.00

Digital Painting 1

One way to improve your craft is to watch how the pros do it. In Part 1 of this class, pro illustrator Marco Bucci throws all caution to the wind and demonstrates how to improvise when painting digitally.

James Yang
$20.00

Editorial Illustration

Want to break into editorial illustration? Learn all about the industry and how to prep your work for assignments from the grand poobah of editorial illustration himself, James Yang.

Lee White
$30.00

Luminous Lighting in Mixed Media

Let it glow, let it glow, can't hold it back anymore! In this traditional painting class, pro illustrator Lee White demos how to build up lighting in a painting and give it that luminous glow.

Marco Bucci
$20.00

Digital Painting 2

Welcome to Part 2 of trying to improve your craft by watching how the pros do it. In this class, pro illustrator Marco Bucci explores the process of visual development from concept to finished digital painting.

Denis Zilber
$40.00

Digital Painting with Denis Zilber

Settle in and get comfy, you've got 9 hours of digital painting instruction ahead of you! Find out how pro illustrator Denis Zilber makes his amazing digital masterpieces.

Zac Retz
$25.00

Lighting for Storytelling

Lighting is super important in any storytelling project. It can convey everything from mood to environment to time of day. Follow along as visual development artist Zac Retz reveals how he approaches lighting.

Lee White
$20.00

How to Make Money in Illustration 2

Let's get down to business! In Part 2 of this video series, pro illustrator Lee White shows you how to set up your freelance illustration business and stay on top of your finances.

David Malan
$20.00

Drawing Fundamentals

Before you can get fancy, you need to master the basics. In this video, pro illustrator Dave Malan takes you back to the drawing board so you can strengthen your core skills.

Mel Milton
$10.00

Stylizing Portraits

Learn how to stylize portraits like illustrator Mel Milton, who is internet famous for the morning sketches he calls "dooks." He starts with reference photos and embellishes from there. Keep on keepin' on!

Lee White
$20.00

How to Make Money in Illustration 3

Wait, there's more! In Part 3 of this video series, pro illustrator Lee White shows you what to do once you land that freelance illustration job.

James Yang
$10.00

Portfolio and Self Promotion with James Yang

Every freelancer needs a portfolio of their work at the ready. See how veteran illustrator James Yang preps his work for art directors. Plus you get to see his old school portfolio from back before the internet!

Will Terry
$30.00

Beginning Photoshop

Secretly scared of Photoshop? Well, no more excuses! This video is designed for those who have never even opened Photoshop before. Pro illustrator Will Terry guides you through all the basics of digital painting.

Jake Parker
$40.00

Stylizing Human Characters

How do you go from a reference photo to a stylized character ready for their debut? Learn how to design appealing and engaging characters with pro illustrator Jake Parker.

Lee White
$30.00

Loosening Up in Watercolor

How do you keep paintings from turning stiff like a cadaver when you go in for the final finish? Pro illustrator Lee White shows you how to keep your paintings lively.

Therese Larsson
$20.00

Painting Fur and Hair

If you want to know how to paint the most amazing, luxurious locks, then you need this video. Pro illustrator Therese Larsson shares her techniques for digitally painting fur and hair.

Jaime Zollars
$20.00

Art Critiques: Fall 2016

Tune in for another round of art critiques! This time with special guest Jaime Zollars, whose work has graced everything from picture books to wall paper. See how to analyze an image and make it BETTER.

Ann Whitford Paul
$120.00

Writing Picture Books

Learn how to write picture books from the lady who wrote the book on writing picture books! Author Ann Whitford Paul shows you how to bring your book to life.

Jake Parker
$30.00

Posing Characters - Children's Book Edition

One skill every picture book artist needs is the ability to draw the same character from different angles in different poses, over and over again. Pro illustrator Jake Parker shows you the tricks to keeping your characters consistent.

Brandon Jeffords
$100.00

Breathing Life into your Character Designs

How do you go from words on paper to a living, breathing character? Find out from some of the top pros in the business! Will Terry, Jake Parker, Brandon Jeffords and Shane Lewis go in-depth on how to design engaging characters.

Jake Parker
$150.00

Illustrating Children's Books Part 1

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to illustrate picture books. Seriously. Part 1 is all about creating the artwork. Pro illustrators Will Terry and Jake Parker cover everything from making a book dummy to keeping visual continuity.

Lee White
$20.00

How to Make Money in Illustration 1

Why do so many artists fail? Because they don't have a business plan! Pro illustrator Lee White shows you how the business side of art really works.

Jake Parker
$150.00

Illustrating Children's Books Part 2

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to illustrate picture books. Seriously. Part 2 is all about the business. Pro illustrators Will Terry and Jake Parker get into the nitty gritty of contracts and the publishing world.

Jake Parker
$30.00

Light and Shadow

Ever feel like your images are a little off somehow? Well, light and shadow are often the culprit. Pro illustrator Jake Parker shows you the fundamentals of applying shadow and light in your work.

Jake Parker
$100.00

Creative Environment Design

Every awesome character needs an awesome world to live in! Pro illustrator Jake Parker shows you how to design appealing and believable environments of all kinds.

Will Terry
$30.00

Working with Color

Color can make or break an image. Learn how to transform your work with color and light. Pro illustrators Will Terry and Jake Parker explain the fundamentals of color theory.

Will Terry
$100.00

Painting in Photoshop

Learn Photoshop painting secrets from not just one pro illustrator, but 5! Mind blown! See how Zac Retz, Brooke Boynton Hughes, Kevin Keele, Will Terry and Jake Parker create their signature style.

Jake Parker
$75.00

Mastering Perspective

Ugh, perspective. We know it's hard to get excited about it, but mastering this skill is absolutely essential to becoming a Jedi Master in illustration. Illustration pro Jake Parker will help you use the force to apply perspective in your work.

Will Terry
$50.00

10 Step Digital Painting

Go from sketch to finished digital painting in 10 easy steps! Pro illustrator Will Terry shows you step-by-step how to build this awesome dragon image in Photoshop.

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.

Will Terry
$10.00

All About Contracts

They say the devil is in details! Find out what artists need to know about the fine print. With special guest Sara Payne, lead attorney at Tailored Legal Services.