Style Exploration for Illustration

A course by Ingela P Arrhenius , Illustrator and graphic designer

Illustrator and graphic designer. Stockholm, Sweden.
Joined March 2021

Experiment with different illustration styles and create a poster-style using colored papers, Procreate, and Illustrator.

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  • 1805 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Experiment with different illustration styles and create a poster-style using colored papers, Procreate, and Illustrator.

A course by Ingela P Arrhenius

Embark on a creative journey with award-winning illustrator and graphic designer, Ingela P Arrhenius, in this online course. Through her extensive experience spanning over 30 years, Ingela will guide you in exploring different illustration styles and discovering how they can shape your unique expression.

In this course, you'll have the opportunity to delve into the world of illustration and develop your personal aesthetic. Ingela will share her techniques and insights, taking inspiration from her childhood in the 60s and her nostalgic approach to composition and vintage color palettes.

By the end of this course, you'll have a clear vision of your personal aesthetic and a set of new illustration skills to enhance your creative toolkit.

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What will you learn in this online course?

14 lessons & 18 downloads

  • 100% positive reviews (35)
  • 1805 students
  • 14 lessons (2h 22m)
  • 18 additional resources (4 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?

In the course project, you'll have the exciting opportunity to create three posters in different formats. Drawing inspiration from a motif of your choice, you'll combine traditional art supplies and digital tools to bring your illustrations to life. This project will allow you to apply the techniques and concepts learned throughout the course, resulting in a collection of captivating and unique posters.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

This course is ideal for aspiring illustrators, graphic designers, and anyone interested in exploring different illustration styles. Whether you're a beginner or have some experience with Procreate and Illustrator, Ingela P Arrhenius' guidance will provide you with valuable insights and techniques to enhance your illustration skills. Join this creative journey and discover your unique artistic voice alongside like-minded individuals.

Requirements and materials

To fully participate in this course, it is recommended to have prior experience with Procreate and Illustrator. Additionally, having access to art supplies such as paper, pencils, paints, and brushes will allow you to explore traditional illustration techniques. Immerse yourself in this creative experience and unleash your artistic potential.


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Ingela P Arrhenius

A course by Ingela P Arrhenius

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Illustrator and graphic designer

Ingela P Arrhenius is an accomplished and award-winning illustrator and graphic designer with a diverse portfolio spanning posters, clothing, toys, and children's books. Her distinctive style, influenced by her childhood in the 60s, has garnered international acclaim, and her illustrated books have sold millions of copies.

With over 30 years of experience as a freelancer, Ingela's work is characterized by telling visual stories and staying true to her unique artistic voice. Her approach to illustration, featuring nostalgic compositions and vintage color palettes, creates captivating visual worlds that resonate with viewers.

Join Ingela P Arrhenius in this course to gain invaluable insights and guidance from her illustrious career. Discover your personal aesthetic, refine your illustration skills, and unlock your creative potential under Ingela's mentorship.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Poster Artists, Techniques, and Motives

    • Having a Look at Poster Styles
    • Different Techniques for Illustration
    • Choosing and Developing a Motive
  • U3

    Three Posters, Three Styles

    • A Cuban-Inspired Poster with Paper Collage
    • A Vintage Poster with Procreate 1
    • A Vintage Poster with Procreate 2
    • A Vintage Poster with Procreate 3
    • A Bauhaus-Inspired Poster with Illustrator 1
    • A Bauhaus-Inspired Poster with Illustrator 2
  • U4

    The Finished Poster

    • More Ideas
    • Printing Your Poster
    • Selling Your Poster
  • FP

    Final project

    • Style Exploration for Illustration

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.

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    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.

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  • 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.

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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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Style Exploration for Illustration. Illustration course by Ingela P Arrhenius

Style Exploration for Illustration

A course by Ingela P Arrhenius
Illustrator and graphic designer. Stockholm, Sweden.
Joined March 2021
  • 100% positive reviews (35)
  • 1805 students