Illustration is a communication tool used in advertising, branding, publishing, manufacturing and packaging. This class will give you an opportunity to apply your drawing, painting or computer art skills to make an effective statement, to reach a particular audience and/or to enhance a product. We’ll use discussion to brainstorm concepts, explore visual ideas, and critique & discuss your assigned illustrations. Your visual research and artwork will be done outside of class in whaterver techniques you choose. You will create 4 or more new portfolio illustrations. This class is for artists and designers who want to explore the illustration market and work toward building a commercial portfolio. Some drawing, painting or computer graphic skills are required. Please obtain your supply list here.