Special workshops are available seasonally. Class sizes are limited - register now to reserve your spot! 




Fantasy Character Design

Learn to conceptualize, design, and illustrate your own imaginative characters! 

Students will engage in lectures, observe demonstrations, and learn what makes a compelling character. They will complete assignments that deeper an understanding of conceptual illustration.  

Limited seating, 20 spots available. 

Week 1

Character shape design and research 

Week 2

Character gestures, and head studies

Week 3 

Details, and pulling it all together 

Week 4

Glamour shot review and critique



    Thursdays, June 28th - July 19th, 10 - 11 am


    • Graphite Pencil, or other drawing medium

    • Eraser (Optional)
    • Colored pencils, markers, paint, or other coloring medium

    Students will provide their own supplies (The focus of this course is character design, and not the medium, so any drawing and color materials will do). If you have a portable device, and know how to use it, digital medium is fine as well. 

    Class Dates

    • June 28th
    • July 5th
    • July 12th
    • July 19th

    Patris Studio

    3460 2nd Ave

    Sacramento CA 95817




    Workshop, FREE Intro Lesson, and 4 Weeks of Class