Character design 101 class online, evening UK time zone (GMT). May 12th, 2016.

Here is a new Character Design 101 Group Class in UK (GMT) time zone. Click on the image below to register. We have only a few seats left.


Character Design 101, from May 12th to June 30th, 2016.

Date: Every Thursday (Eight weeks) via Google Hangout.

Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm UK time or GMT (Approximately one hour).

General course outline.
Week 01 Thumbnail and design.
Week 02 Form and value.
Week 03 Head study.
Week 04 Shapes and forms on character.
Week 05 Materials study.
Week 06 Refining your character more.
Week 07 Master study.
Week 08 Final character design.

More information and registration go to Character design 101 May 2016 UK time zone.

-Requirement: You should already know how to use Photoshop with tablet and basic rendering skill. If you are a total beginner, take digital painting 101 first.

-You must have Google Hangout installed.

Contact me: Xiataptara[at] if you have any question or register with me directly.

Character design 101 class online, evening UK time zone.

About The Author
- Xia Taptara (黃曉聲 Huang XiaoShēng), currently a freelance concept artist for games and films, formerly a character concept artist for ArenaNet/NCsoft (GuildWars & Guildwars 2). I also work on various projects for Game of Thrones, Square-Enix, Paizo Publishing, Fantasy Fight Games, Disney Interactive, and many publishers & clients. I use Wacom Tablet Intuos and Photoshop CS2,3,4,5 to do most of my professional art work. I use pencil, pen, and traditional medium in my free time. I founded ( in 2007 to motivate myself to create more and better art. Also I get to draw and paint whatever the hell I want to. Hopefully I can inspired some young soul and old soul alike. *QUESTIONS & COMMENT: PLEASE POST THEM ON THE BLOG. Business Inquiry please e-mail me.