Commercial Illustration

Drawing skills only take you so far in a commercial context. To level up in today’s world, you need to be able to apply your skills in a digital environment. This course is geared towards people with strong illustration skills who are looking to take their practice into digital commercial applications. While working on industry based briefs and refining your skills, during the 6 weeks we will also cover various aspects of being a freelance illustrator. From things like invoicing and quoting, to engaging an agent, this course will take you through what it means to make a living from your trade.

 


Details

LOCATION | Sydney

DURATION | 6 weeks, one night per week

START DATE | tbc

COST | $990 (incl GST)


About the Mentor

Jeremy Lord

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ILLUSTRATOR AND DESIGNER | self employed
FOLLOW JEREMY instagram.com/thejeremylordstore | twitter.com/jeremylord


Course Overview

Week 1
Working with the industry
How does an agency work and who you’re dealing with

Week 2
What is style?
Commercial v’s personal work
Continue Brief 3

Week 3
Feedback Brief 3 - Packaging
Brief 4 - Map icons
Setting up a workflow

Week 4
Feedback Brief 4
Brief 5 - Wine labels

Week 5
Quoting and invoicing
Agents vs Solo
Continue Brief 5

Week 6
Feedback on Brief 5 - Wine labels
Wrap up