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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.

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 our new video on art licensing, Gina Jane will show you how to license the same image on all 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.

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

Fundamental class showing you how to build solid ideas and images. Class begins on Jan. 18, 2018. •sold out•

Sterling Hundley

IDEA DEVELOPMENT

Learn to generate unique ideas that communicate powerful messages in your illustrations, with renowned illustrator Sterling Hundley. Class starts 1/15! CLASS IS FULL. EMAIL LISA@SVSLEARN.COM TO SIGN UP FOR WAITING LIST•

Jaime Zollars — Lee White

Creating Great Book Covers

Lee and Jaime will show you how to make engaging book covers that tell a story. Class starts 1/17! •CLASS IS FULL. EMAIL LISA@SVSLEARN.COM TO SIGN UP FOR WAITING LIST•

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

Powerful tips to help you discover. your style

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.

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
$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.

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!

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
$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.

Jake Parker
$40.00

Drawing Heroes and Sidekicks

Learn how to draw awesome good guys! Pro illustrator Jake Parker will rescue you from weak character design and show you how your characters can save the day. To infinity and beyond!

Jake Parker
$40.00

Drawing Villains and Monsters

Learn how to draw awesome bad guys! Pro illustrator Jake Parker shares his techniques for designing evil characters of all kinds. Plus learn how to draw them in evil poses, wearing evil clothes! Mwahahahahahaha!

Will Terry
$150.00

Painting Color and Light

If you already know the basics of color and light, the next step is to master these skills, young padawans. Pro illustrators Will Terry, Jake Parker and special guest Ty Carter reveal their techniques for infusing their work with color and light.

Jake Parker
$100.00

Drawing Comics

Thinking about drawing comics? In this tutorial, Jake Parker, the artist behind the popular Missile Mouse comic books, gives an overview of the industry and shows you how to make a comic book from start to finish. Ka-pow!

Will Terry
$40.00

Mixed Media-Watercolor and Digital

Ever wish your digital paintings looked a little more, er, traditional? In this video, pro illustrator Will Terry demonstrates how to give your digital work that organic feel with digital textures made from actual watercolors!