Course curriculum

  • 2

    MODULE 1 - key decisions

  • 3

    MODULE 2 - pacing and making a dummy book

    • Module overview
    • Pacing your story in layouts
    • Story Shape Checklist
    • MODULE 2 - Copyright example
    • MODULE 2 - example pages layout
    • What if I want to make a longer book?
  • 4

    MODULE 3 - illustration layouts

    • Module overview
    • The Illustration Layouts
    • MODULE 3 - checklist
    • Masterclass - tonal backgrounds
  • 5

    MODULE 4 - drawing people and settings

    • Module overview
    • Drawing people
    • Drawing buildings
    • Drawing trees and flowers
  • 6

    MODULE 5 - drawing other characters

    • Module overview
    • Drawing dogs
    • Drawing cats
    • Drawing horses
    • How to draw a Unicorn
    • BONUS dragon and dinos
    • MODULE 5 woodland animals and birds
    • Multi-media masterclass
  • 7

    MODULE 6 - front and back covers

    • Module overview
    • What's with the cover?
    • Useful info and links
  • 8

    MODULE 7 - getting to grips with the tech

    • Module overview
    • Scanning and saving your files, ready for print or e-books
  • 9

    MODULE 8 - and finally...

    • ...and finally...
    • Course checklist
    • Three questions about your journey
    • Children's Book Creators Facebook Group
    • My Books Link