IGNITE Your Illustration Career
This Illustrator’s Day is designed to enliven your visual storytelling with dynamic advanced techniques. Join us for this day of informative sessions, mentorships and portfolio reviews that will spark your creative flow.
9:00 am – 9:30 am Check-in & welcome
9:30 am – 10:15 am Session 1
How to use dynamic elements (Scale, Perspective, Lighting, Pattern, Texture, etc.) to fire up the emotional impact of your work.
10:15 am – 10:30 am 15 minute break
10:30 am – 11:15 am Session 2
Learn key steps to shine bright from when beginning a book illustration project.
Deb Shine, owner of Star Bright Books, will share the process of hiring an
illustrator and the evolution of a story from initial story board thumbnails to final
11:15 pm – 12:00 pm Mentorship Review – Nicki Carmack
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm – 1:45 pm Session 3
This session will discuss tips and trick to enhance your illustrations with dynamic production techniques. Learn how embossing, foil stamping, lamination etc. can impact your artwork and create a more dynamic finished product.
1:45 pm – 2:00 pm 15 minute break
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Panel Q & A
3:45 pm – 4:00 pm Closing Remarks