As a student in the program, you’ll have the opportunity to specialize in your area of interest while showcasing your own unique style. You’ll develop skills in the traditional artistic realm of wet and dry media (drawing, painting and sculpture), as well as in digital media, for the creation and final output of illustration. You will create illustrations for a range of applications, including children’s books, comics, graphic novels, magazines and online publications. You will also learn the process of visual development for film, television and game art. During the course of this program, you’ll build a strong portfolio of illustration work for a wide range of practical applications.
Before graduating, you will create your own small business, have a working website and have the accounting, marketing and revenue creation skills integral to launching a freelance career in illustration.