$350

ILLUSTRATION ESSENTIALS - Pre-College Academy

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Lyme Academy of Fine Arts

84 Lyme Street

Old Lyme, CT 06371

View Map

Event description

Description

ILLUSTRATION ESSENTIALS

July 15 - 19, 2019

9 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Tuition: $350

Students will explore drawing and painting as a means of thought and communication. Aspects of art, storytelling, and careers in illustration will be introduced alongside class projects. Students will develop skills in water-based media as well as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. Projects include character illustration and album art. Upon completing the class, students will have learned how to produce a professional illustration from start to finish.

Instructor: Jon Sideriadis
B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design
M.F.A., Hartford Art School

Jon has been an active freelance illustrator, author, and adjunct professor for fifteen years.  His specialty is mythological art and storytelling.  He teaches Intro to Illustration, Illustration I, Concept Art, World Building, and Digital Painting at Lyme Academy College.  His work has been published in film, television, video games, novels, comics, album art, board games, and trading cards. His work is displayed in solo and group shows throughout the country, he is represented by Haven Gallery in New York, and he is internationally acclaimed in the illustration field. He is often invited as a Guest of Honor to illustration conventions and exhibits work with the finest fantasy and science fiction illustrators in the business.

Jon is the Art Director of the Spartan Museum of Art. Every Summer, he teaches Painting and Art History in Greece. He is also currently writing and illustrating an original mythology series called Astromythos. He received his bachelor's degree in illustration at the Rhode Island School of Design, and his master's at the Hartford Art School's M.F.A. in Illustration Program.



Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Lyme Academy of Fine Arts

84 Lyme Street

Old Lyme, CT 06371

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved