Class Info

  • Date: 12/01/20
  • Meeting Info: NEW ZOOM MEETING

To-Do Before Class

  • Sketchbook Exercise Week 12 : Character Design Sketches
  • Reading Week 12 : Lectures on Narrative Illustration and POV
  • Discussion Week 12 : Frank Stockton and POV


Character Design


Warm Up

  • Thanksgiving Check in


  • Wrap Up, Week 12


Final Project Part 3, Concept Sketches.

Group Work : Break into Small groups and Share Progress :

  • Define the BIG IDEA behind your concept sketches.
  • Explain what you are Trying to communicate in the image. This is NOT the whole story! This is a feeling, a mood, an action.
  • Decide which will be the final illustration for each group member.
  • Discuss if it is appropriate to the audience.
  • Discuss how to improve it!
  • Compile a list of references needed to achieve this illustration.


As our Lectures have been disrupted by interruptions in internet service the last few classes, please download the 2 PDF lectures NOW. We will go over them as a group, you will view the files on your own screen.

Lecture: Concepts in Character Design, a Brief Overview


Work in class on Final Project

Review Assignments and Expectations for Next Week’s Class

Due Next Week

New: Final Project: Narrative Illustration *Final will include a process presentation (Like the midterm)


  • FINAL PROJECT part 4: Final Pencil Sketches and Color Roughs
  • Sketchbook Exercise Week 13 :   Character Sketches and Facial Expressions
  • Reading Week 13: LIVING LINES LIBRARY (this is a library of images… no reading!)
  • Discussion Week 13 : Schedule a MID WEEK CRIT with a Classmate or two. In your post, Share yours team’s work in progress and what observations or suggestions were made in your mid week critique.

Sara Woolley is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: New Illustration 1 Meeting
Time: Dec 1, 2020 02:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Every week on Mon, Tue, 2 occurrence(s)
Dec 1, 2020 02:30 PM
Dec 7, 2020 02:30 PM
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