Digital Illustration: Find Your Voice through Art

A course by Lo Harris , Digital Artist and Educator

Digital Artist and Educator. New York, United States.
Joined February 2022

Learn how to create digital artwork that amplifies your ideas and values using Procreate

  • 100% positive reviews (8)
  • 267 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn how to create digital artwork that amplifies your ideas and values using Procreate

A course by Lo Harris

“It’s important for me to create work that I find not only aesthetically pleasing but also purposeful in its message and its mission.”

Lo Harris is a professional artist who believes in creating art that engages your identity and authentic experiences. She sells her work via her online shop and has worked with clients including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amazon, and GIPHY.

In this online course, Lo shows you how to find your voice and let it ring out through your illustrations. From the basics of mood boards to the importance of color palettes, Lo guides you through a creative process that uncovers who you are, what you believe in, and why your voice is unique. Make digital artwork that amplifies your ideas and values.

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What will you learn in this online course?

10 lessons & 12 downloads

  • 100% positive reviews (8)
  • 267 students
  • 10 lessons (1h 3m)
  • 12 additional resources (1 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Develop a narrative illustration that amplifies your ideas and values in Procreate.

Who is this online course for?

This course is for anyone who wants to develop their illustration skills.

Requirements and materials

Previous drawing experience and a working knowledge of Procreate is required to make the most of this course.

You will also need access to a device with the Procreate app installed.


Reviews

267 Students
8 Reviews
100% Positive ratings
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Lo Harris

A course by Lo Harris

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Digital Artist and Educator

Lo Harris is a professional artist, educator, and children’s book illustrator based in New York City. Lo earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from Northwestern University before becoming a visual journalist for publications including The New York Times and NBC News. It was there that Lo discovered her passion for social issues—which culminated in the Justice illustration that kick-started her artistic career.

Lo has worked with high-profile clients including Ellen DeGeneres, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amazon, Old Navy, Hulu, VH1, Bombay Sapphire, The United Nations, and even created the artwork for GIPHY’s coverage of the 2020 presidential elections. She also sells her artwork via her website.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Gathering References

    • The Ethics of Using References
    • How to Create a Pinterest Board, Define Your Tastes, and Decide on Your Direction
    • Color and Contrast
  • U3

    Composition and Line Art

    • Finding Your Message
    • Planning the Composition
    • Being Intentional with Color
  • U4

    Color and Final Developments

    • Final Touches
    • Sharing Your Work with the World
  • FP

    Final project

    • Digital Illustration: Find Your Voice through Art

What to expect from a Domestika course

  • Learn at your own pace

    Enjoy learning from home without a set schedule and with an easy-to-follow method. You set your own pace.

  • Learn from the best professionals

    Learn valuable methods and techniques explained by top experts in the creative sector.

  • Meet expert teachers

    Each expert teaches what they do best, with clear guidelines, true passion, and professional insight in every lesson.

  • Certificates
    Plus

    If you're a Plus member, get a custom certificate signed by your teacher for every course. Share it on your portfolio, social media, or wherever you like.

  • Get front-row seats

    Videos of the highest quality, so you don't miss a single detail. With unlimited access, you can watch them as many times as you need to perfect your technique.

  • Share knowledge and ideas

    Ask questions, request feedback, or offer solutions. Share your learning experience with other students in the community who are as passionate about creativity as you are.

  • Connect with a global creative community

    The community is home to millions of people from around the world who are curious and passionate about exploring and expressing their creativity.

  • Watch professionally produced courses

    Domestika curates its teacher roster and produces every course in-house to ensure a high-quality online learning experience.


FAQs

Domestika's courses are online classes that provide you with the tools and skills you need to complete a specific project. Every step of the project combines video lessons with complementary instructional material, so you can learn by doing. Domestika's courses also allow you to share your own projects with the teacher and with other students, creating a dynamic course community.

All courses are 100% online, so once they're published, courses start and finish whenever you want. You set the pace of the class. You can go back to review what interests you most and skip what you already know, ask questions, answer questions, share your projects, and more.

The courses are divided into different units. Each one includes lessons, informational text, tasks, and practice exercises to help you carry out your project step by step, with additional complementary resources and downloads. You'll also have access to an exclusive forum where you can interact with the teacher and with other students, as well as share your work and your course project, creating a community around the course.

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Digital Illustration: Find Your Voice through Art. Illustration course by Lo Harris

Digital Illustration: Find Your Voice through Art

A course by Lo Harris
Digital Artist and Educator. New York, United States.
Joined February 2022
  • 100% positive reviews (8)
  • 267 students