Mastering Perspective

Mastering Perspective

taught by Jake Parker
Buy $75.00
Michael Kimball

Marshall Couture

Great Course!

I learned a lot that I never knew and brushed up on things I did know!

Kevin McNeil

Michael Kimball

Marshall Couture

I learned a lot that I never knew and brushed up on things I did know!

Kevin McNeil

Olivia Pinto Marchi

One of the best courses here! Now I can say I know perspective. Great class, very informative and well planned course. Another one that changed the way I draw, for the much better. The exercises do help and I was able to complete all of them, happ...

First Last

I am very impressed with the way this course was structured. It was very interesting and full of accessible knowledge.

Tess Wrathall

This course covered a good variety of perspective situations without getting too complicated and overwhelming. It's a nice starting off point for beginners. It had a really good way of explaining field of view vs point of view, which I had trouble...

Jake  Parker
Jake Parker

About the Instructor

For the last 19 years Jake has worked on everything from animated films to comics to picture books. For several years he worked for Reel FX and Blue Sky Studios on such projects as Horton Hears a Who, Rio, and Epic. He is the creator of the popular Inktober drawing challenge. Jake currently works as an illustrator and cartoonist on children's books and comics. He works out of his home studio in Utah.

Master perspective drawing.

Drawing in perspective is a key skill set professional illustrators rely on daily. Mastering it is essential to your success in the illustration world. In this class Jake will show the foundational principles of drawing in perspective. He will teach how to apply these principles to illustrating children's books and visual development for animated films and video games.

In this class you will learn:

  • Drawing in 1, 2, and 3 point perspective
  • How camera and eye position effect perspective
  • How zoom effects perspective
  • How shadows and reflections work with perspective
  • How to add interest to your illustrations by manipulating perspective
  • How to draw the figure in perspective

This class includes:

  • PDF download of the class notes
  • PDF download of 8 drawing exercises
  • Download of Jake's PSD files from the class

Course Contents

10 Videos
1 Download