CharacterCraft with Paul Richards

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CharacterCraft with Paul Richards

725.00

*10 week class*

CharacterCraft: creating authentic, personable characters with Paul Richards  

Prerequisite: Some figure drawing experience

Topics covered:

  • character appeal -- broad vs. niche audience

  • emotional/tonal intent

  • figure/pose design

  • shape and color theory

  • composition/image flow

  • style vs. substance

Material List: Paper and Pencil/Pen, Laptop with Photoshop and tablet (not required but recommended during critique session while you are waiting)

Time/Day: Monday 7-10pm

First Class: 09/23 Last Class: 11/25

Class Location: 18344 Redmond Way, Redmond, WA 98052 Building C

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Instructor: Paul Richards has been a concept artist in the video games industry for 20 years, with clients including id Software (Quake IV), THQ (Darksiders 1&2), Blizzard Entertainment (Project TITAN, precursor to Overwatch), 343 Industries (Halo 4&5), and most recently Epic Games (Fortnite, Paragon). His ever-deepening passion for art has lead him to pursue a teaching path with The Workshop Academy, where he aims to clarify his students goals, speed their execution and bring them further in touch with their own creative voices.

https://www.autodestruct.com/

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