This course teaches teenagers and adults who are interested in learning how to use computer software to draw amazing digital art works. The software used in the course is called SAI. The teacher will teach students how to install the software at the first class. Students will need to bring their own computers and tablets. Students will get familiar with the use of Tablets, as well as the painting software. Former experience of drawing is preferred. If not, please take the other course “basic for Comic drawing (hand painted)” beforehand. In the end of the course, students should be able to draw on the computer and create their own art works.
Learning Objectives: ·Get familiar to Tablets usage; ·Learn how to use SAI painting tool; ·Be able to create simple digital art works
Pre-Requirements: Age above 12. Former hand drawing experience is preferred.
Teaching Method: The teacher will show how to do on the computer through projector so that all students can see. Individual guidance will be offered during the class if students have questions.
Wen Yao is a passionate artist who consists on drawing from her early age. Wen started to create her own original comic at her college time. Her first original comic “Dragon Lock” won the third price of 2011 Tencent China Original Nationwide Comic Competition, and then she signed with Mileland Company as a freelance author. Moreover, due to Wen’s consisting on creating and hard work spirit, she accumulated abundant experience in comic drawing and digital art creation. As a former engineering student and a master student in Game Science and Design degree, Wen developed broad views on different areas, which gives her endless art creation ideas. Her solid painting skill and her massive experience on different areas make her the best teacher for students who want to master comic creation and digital painting in a short time.