Live 8-Week Class: Character Concept Design

Live 8-Week Class: Character Concept Design


If you are interested in taking this class live in the future, email Diana at diana@swatchesacademy and you'll be put on a waiting list to be notified when the class is offered again.


Product Type: Live weekly teaching with assignments and feedback

Instructors: Diana Cearley
Duration: 8 weeks (2.5hr/class)
Price: $650
Skill Level: Intermediate
Software: Adobe Photoshop (or similar painting program)

Overview: Learn how to design full-body character concepts art for games and film. You'll be taken step-by-step through how to use a professional workflow. Weekly lessons will include live teaching, demostrations, and feedback on your assignments. This class will focus on human characters.


Class will cover:

    •    Learning an industry-standard workflow for character concepts

    •    Effectively using references to improve your characters

    •    Creating a finished concept for your portfolio

This class is listed as Intermediate difficulty meaning that it is best if you already have foundational drawing and shading skills as they will not be covered. If you are unsure if you have the skill necessary for this class, please contact us at and include a link to your online gallery, and we will let you know.

Tuesdays 3pm - 5:30pm (GMT +1)

Sep. 13th - Nov. 8th, (no class October 11)