SVS
Jake Parker
$40.00

Drawing Robots and Machinery

To draw believable machines, you must first learn the anatomy of machines, young grasshopper. Illustration pro Jake Parker teaches the principles of designing machinery that actually looks functional.

Jake Parker
$40.00

Drawing Heroes and Sidekicks

Learn how to draw awesome good guys! Pro illustrator Jake Parker will rescue you from weak character design and show you how your characters can save the day. To infinity and beyond!

Jake Parker
$40.00

Drawing Villains and Monsters

Learn how to draw awesome bad guys! Pro illustrator Jake Parker shares his techniques for designing evil characters of all kinds. Plus learn how to draw them in evil poses, wearing evil clothes! Mwahahahahahaha!

Will Terry
$150.00

Painting Color and Light

If you already know the basics of color and light, the next step is to master these skills, young padawans. Pro illustrators Will Terry, Jake Parker and special guest Ty Carter reveal their techniques for infusing their work with color and light.

Jake Parker
$100.00

Drawing Comics

Thinking about drawing comics? In this tutorial, Jake Parker, the artist behind the popular Missile Mouse comic books, gives an overview of the industry and shows you how to make a comic book from start to finish. Ka-pow!

Will Terry
$40.00

Mixed Media-Watercolor and Digital

Ever wish your digital paintings looked a little more, er, traditional? In this video, pro illustrator Will Terry demonstrates how to give your digital work that organic feel with digital textures made from actual watercolors!

Lee White
$40.00

Creating Custom Brushes in Photoshop

Ever wonder how some artists manage to get such realistic textures in their digital work? Pro illustrator Lee White demonstrates how to create all sorts to custom brushes in Photoshop to get that natural, painterly look.

Will Terry
$30.00

Drawing with Digital Pencils

Why digital pencils? No disrespect to Dixon Ticonderoga, but digital pencils are the tops when it comes to versatility and control. Pro illustrator Will Terry reveals his tricks for making digital pencils and mimicking the real thing.

Jim Madsen
$30.00

Photoshop Demo with Jim Madsen

Want to see how the pros work, up close and personal? Check out this video, my preciousss. Follow along as pro illustrator Jim Madsen breaks down his method for painting amazing images in Photoshop.

Will Terry
$20.00

Art Critiques: Illustrating Children's Books

As they say, criticism only makes you stronger! Follow along as pro illustrators Will Terry and Lee White critique work submitted by aspiring kidlit artists.

Lee White
$20.00

Art Critiques: Fall 2015

Why would anyone willingly sign up for their work to be critiqued? They know it's one of the best ways to get BETTER. Watch as pro illustrators Will Terry and Lee White critique personal work submitted by budding artists.

Lee White
$20.00

Visual Storytelling Techniques

Learn how to put the story in your visual storytelling. Pro illustrator Lee White shares techniques for coming up with good concepts that actually tell a story.

Marco Bucci
$20.00

SketchBook Painting

Spending too much time in front of that screen? Go paint outside! Pro illustrator Marco Bucci shows you how to pack a mobile studio and paint on location (plein air if you're fancy!).

David Malan
$20.00

Drawing a Portrait

If you want to get better at drawing, practicing portraits is a good place to start. Pro illustrator Dave Malan demonstrates how to draw a portrait in pencil from start to finish.

Will Terry
$30.00

Ipad Pro Painting with Procreate

So, you went ahead and bought that iPad Pro. Now what? Pro illustrator Will Terry demonstrates how to use popular app Procreate to make amazing digital illustrations.

Marco Bucci
$20.00

Art Critiques: Digital Painting with Marco Bucci

Once you've watched Digital Painting 1 and 2, check out the live critiques to see how the principles are applied in real life. Watch as pro illustrator Marco Bucci critiques digital paintings submitted by SVS students.

Britt Snyder
$20.00

Painting the Head

How on earth do you paint like that?? Find out how master painter Britt Snyder manipulates oils to create his amazing painting style.

Will Terry
$25.00

Visualizing Drawing in Perspective

Have you already watched Mastering Perspective? Great, then you are in the right spot. In this course, pro illustrator Will Terry demos how to visualize perspective in your mind's eye, ('cause sometimes there's no reference for what you're drawing!).

Ty Carter
$20.00

Design and Color: Hair

Ok everybody, let's get into all the hairy details. In this video, pro illustrator Ty Carter analyzes the importance of hair and shares techniques for making it shine. Part 1 is all about short hair.

Jake Parker
$20.00

Drawing Animals

Drawing horses is scary! Put your fears to rest by mastering the art of drawing animals. In this video, pro illustrator Jake Parker deconstructs principles of designing animals of all kinds.

Will Terry
$20.00

Art Critiques: Spring 2016

A little constructive criticism can go a long way to making an image better. Tune in while pro illustrators Lee White and Will Terry critique work submitted by SVS students.

Marco Bucci
$20.00

Digital Painting 1

One way to improve your craft is to watch how the pros do it. In Part 1 of this class, pro illustrator Marco Bucci throws all caution to the wind and demonstrates how to improvise when painting digitally.

James Yang
$20.00

Editorial Illustration

Want to break into editorial illustration? Learn all about the industry and how to prep your work for assignments from the grand poobah of editorial illustration himself, James Yang.

Lee White
$30.00

Luminous Lighting in Mixed Media

Let it glow, let it glow, can't hold it back anymore! In this traditional painting class, pro illustrator Lee White demos how to build up lighting in a painting and give it that luminous glow.

Marco Bucci
$20.00

Digital Painting 2

Welcome to Part 2 of trying to improve your craft by watching how the pros do it. In this class, pro illustrator Marco Bucci explores the process of visual development from concept to finished digital painting.

Denis Zilber
$40.00

Digital Painting with Denis Zilber

Settle in and get comfy, you've got 9 hours of digital painting instruction ahead of you! Find out how pro illustrator Denis Zilber makes his amazing digital masterpieces.

Zac Retz
$25.00

Lighting for Storytelling

Lighting is super important in any storytelling project. It can convey everything from mood to environment to time of day. Follow along as visual development artist Zac Retz reveals how he approaches lighting.

Lee White
$20.00

How to Make Money in Illustration 2

Let's get down to business! In Part 2 of this video series, pro illustrator Lee White shows you how to set up your freelance illustration business and stay on top of your finances.

David Malan
$20.00

Drawing Fundamentals

Before you can get fancy, you need to master the basics. In this video, pro illustrator Dave Malan takes you back to the drawing board so you can strengthen your core skills.

Mel Milton
$10.00

Stylizing Portraits

Learn how to stylize portraits like illustrator Mel Milton, who is internet famous for the morning sketches he calls "dooks." He starts with reference photos and embellishes from there. Keep on keepin' on!

Lee White
$20.00

How to Make Money in Illustration 3

Wait, there's more! In Part 3 of this video series, pro illustrator Lee White shows you what to do once you land that freelance illustration job.

James Yang
$10.00

Portfolio and Self Promotion with James Yang

Every freelancer needs a portfolio of their work at the ready. See how veteran illustrator James Yang preps his work for art directors. Plus you get to see his old school portfolio from back before the internet!

Will Terry
$30.00

Beginning Photoshop

Secretly scared of Photoshop? Well, no more excuses! This video is designed for those who have never even opened Photoshop before. Pro illustrator Will Terry guides you through all the basics of digital painting.

Jake Parker
$40.00

Stylizing Human Characters

How do you go from a reference photo to a stylized character ready for their debut? Learn how to design appealing and engaging characters with pro illustrator Jake Parker.

Lee White
$30.00

Loosening Up in Watercolor

How do you keep paintings from turning stiff like a cadaver when you go in for the final finish? Pro illustrator Lee White shows you how to keep your paintings lively.

Therese Larsson
$20.00

Painting Fur and Hair

If you want to know how to paint the most amazing, luxurious locks, then you need this video. Pro illustrator Therese Larsson shares her techniques for digitally painting fur and hair.

Ann Whitford Paul
$120.00

Writing Picture Books

Learn how to write picture books from the lady who wrote the book on writing picture books! Author Ann Whitford Paul shows you how to bring your book to life.

Jaime Zollars
$20.00

Art Critiques: Fall 2016

Tune in for another round of art critiques! This time with special guest Jaime Zollars, whose work has graced everything from picture books to wall paper. See how to analyze an image and make it BETTER.

Brandon Jeffords
$100.00

Breathing Life into your Character Designs

How do you go from words on paper to a living, breathing character? Find out from some of the top pros in the business! Will Terry, Jake Parker, Brandon Jeffords and Shane Lewis go in-depth on how to design engaging characters.