These are the best Art courses on Skillshare (September 2018)

Below you will find the best art courses that are currently available on the internet. They are updated regularly with the aim to keep all their characteristics like price, level of difficulty, and certificate quality up to date so you can make an informed decision about which is the best art course for you. Feel free to use the filters below to sift through the entire database on Courseroot.

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Online Course by Skillshare
4.98
(3,071)
$12/mo.

Mastering Illustrator: 10 Tips & Tricks to Speed Up Your Workflow

by DKNG Studios, Design + Illustration | Skillshare

This comprehensive course teaches everything you need to know about Illustrator. Whether you are a beginner looking to get started or an experienced user looking to be more efficient, this course has got you covered. Topics range from simple keyboard shortcuts to vector halftones and pattern strokes. More information

All levels
40m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.92
(2,235)
$12/mo.

Ink Drawing Techniques: Brush, Nib, and Pen Style

by Yuko Shimizu, Illustrator, Instructor at School of Visual Arts | Skillshare

Learn more about ink drawing from an expert by enrolling in this course today. Yuko Shimizu will teach you about basic brush techniques, illustration textures and stretching essentials. At the end of this particular course, you will be able to create unique and beautiful drawings. More information

All levels
1h 33m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.88
(2,249)
$12/mo.

Typography That Works: Typographic Composition and Fonts

by Ellen Lupton, Curator, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum | Skillshare

Clean, smart typography makes you (or your client) look clean and smart, too. Clunky, incompetent typography...well, you know the drill. Good typography is a pleasure to read; bad typography sucks the energy out of your content and leaves it for dead by side of the road. What You'll Learn Sans + St More information

All levels
36m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.98
(1,731)
$12/mo.

Intro to Surface Pattern Design: Learn Adobe Illustrator | Create Patterns

by Bonnie Christine, Surface Pattern Designer + Artist | Skillshare

Art takes more than talent as it needs skill and passion as well. Nowadays, the digital world has touched the art aspect and made everything easy with relevant software. This course will tackle a step-by-step learning on repeating patterns. The basics and essentials of Surface Pattern Design 2.0 will also be explained. Having completed this fantastic Skillshare course, you will be able to make creative designs using Adobe Illustrator. More information

All levels
3h 43m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.93
(1,688)
$12/mo.

Creating Art that Sells: A Working Artist?s Guide | Learn with society6

by Cat Coquillette, Artist at www.catcoq.com | Skillshare

Transform your creative career with print-on-demand in this beginner-friendly, 25-minute class. Print-on-demand websites like Society6

All levels
24m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.88
(1,571)
$12/mo.

Getting Started with Email Marketing | Learn with MailChimp

by Allyson Van Houten, Product Marketing Manager, MailChimp | Skillshare

Email is probably one of the most essential tools used in communication whether for business or personal purposes. And learning how to set-up or craft an email marketing strategy is crucial. Take this course today as it provides learning for freelancers, small business owners and startup teams. Core concepts and how-to resources will also be offered in line with the course. More information

All levels
1h 11m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.98
(1,411)
$12/mo.

You Can Draw Anything! In 3 Simple Steps

by Yasmina Creates, Ink & Watercolor Artist | Skillshare

If you want to learn how to draw like a professional, take this class today. Yasmina, an artist, provides easy drawing lessons and practice exercises to beginners, intermediate and advanced students. She will also teach you how to pay close to drawing subjects using shapes and lines. At the end of the course, you will be able to apply unique touches using fundamental geometry.

All levels
38m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.8
(1,275)
$12/mo.

Illustration & Inspiration: Keeping a Sketchbook

by Leah Goren, Illustrator | Skillshare

Learn everything there is to learn about illustration under Leah Goren. This professional provides a quality 30-minute class on keeping a sketchbook. This course offers tips and techniques on using pens, gouache and watercolors on any type of paper. At the end of the course, you will be able to pick up some of Leah Goren's sketch practices and apply them to your current artworks. More information

All levels
32m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.95
(1,196)
$12/mo.

Sketchbook Magic I: Start and Feed a Daily Art Practice

by Ria Sharon, Practice Makes Better. riasharon.com | Skillshare

Nurture your creative skills by taking this course. Famous artist Ria Sharon provides fun-filled illustrating activities which showcases her tips and techniques. The course also touches on sketching styles that inspires students. Within a few minutes, your artistic capabilities will be put to test in a positive way. More information

All levels
36m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.85
(1,207)
$12/mo.

Lifestyle Photography: Capturing Inspiring Visual Stories

by Marte Marie Forsberg, Author, Food and Lifestyle Photographer | Skillshare

Be inspired and incorporate Marte Marie's visual storytelling skills into your own by taking this course today.This online class provides her artistic process, print journalism and lifestyle photography. At the end of the class, you need to submit photos with a certain theme and environment of your choice. More information

All levels
20m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.99
(1,096)
$12/mo.

Introduction to SEO: Tactics and Strategy for Entrepreneurs

by Rand Fishkin, Founder & CEO, SparkToro | Skillshare

This course highlights the importance of SEO in different projects of startups, freelancers, small business owners and more. It is open to all levels and provides lessons on SEO strategy, content optimization, raising online presence of brand/business and more. At the end of the study, students are able to apply the things learned by creating a project using their own SEO strategy. More information

All levels
1h 30m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.99
(1,093)
$12/mo.

Design a Female Character: Sketching Portraits with Pencils

by Gabrielle Brickey, Portrait Artist - ArtworkbyGabrielle.com | Skillshare

Drawing female characters may be quite challenging but if you plan to take this course, everything with pencil will just be a breeze for advanced artists. The course provides medium of choice and pencil techniques, and are usually supplemented with worksheets, tutorials, guides and lots of video demonstrations. More information

All levels
59m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.96
(1,050)
$12/mo.

Botanical Line Drawing

by Peggy Dean, The Pigeon Letters | Lettering & Illustration | Skillshare

Line drawing is a form of art which takes time and skill. That is why enrolling in this course is worth it. The course teaches the basics of illustrative designs, letterings, DIY projects and more through drawing tutorials. At the end of the lessons, you will be able to create tangible artworks and vectoral illustration. More information

All levels
1h 19m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.93
(1,044)
$12/mo.

Digital Illustration: Doodles to Designs

by Jon Burgerman, Artist and Illustrator based out of NYC | Skillshare

Learn how a famous artist such as Jon Burgerman, think and create art. He offers this course to help aspiring artists and even advanced ones to create versatile art prints. He also teaches doodling, output ideas and even how to digitize your masterpiece. At the end of the course, be able to tweak and tidy up drawings and polish them perfectly. More information

All levels
1h 9m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.89
(1,021)
$12/mo.

Fundamentals of Photoshop: Getting Started with the Interface, Tools, and Layers (Photoshop I)

by Meg Lewis, Designer | Skillshare

Adobe Photoshop is helpful in creating print ads or even digital ads online. But not all knows how to use it properly that's why this course is open to all levels. Topics range from the basics as well as honing artistic skills of experienced users. This course is intended for graphic designers and illustrators who want to level up their game.

All levels
1h 16m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.93
(955)
$12/mo.

Creating Webcomics: From Sketches to Final Comic

by Sarah Andersen, Webcomics Artist & Illustrator | Skillshare

Webcomics or webtoons are popular nowadays and many are just as curious on to how it is done. This course with Sarah Andersen provides lessons on model sheet creation, character development and literally bringing the comic to life. The course is intended for illustrators, cartoonists and art enthusiasts. More information

All levels
16m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.88
(953)
$12/mo.

Start a Creative Passive Income Business - for Free! In 7 Days or Less.

by Jules Tillman, artist | creative coach | infp | Skillshare

Do you want to learn how to create passive income? Enroll in this course today. Learn how to create an online business while doing it remotely even while traveling or working out. All you need is stable internet connection and a laptop and you are all set. After this course, you will be confident enough to do some freelancing work on your own.

All levels
20m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.93
(872)
$12/mo.

Building an Etsy Shop that Sells: Strategies for E-Commerce Success

by Parker Gard, Video Content Producer at Etsy | Skillshare

Looking to start selling online, but not sure where to begin? Join Etsy More information

All levels
41m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.97
(834)
$12/mo.

Logotype Masterclass with Jessica Hische

by Jessica Hische, Letterer and Illustrator | Skillshare

Join Jessica for an inside look at her start-to-finish process for refreshing type-based logos. Whether you More information

All levels
1h 32m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.93
(818)
$12/mo.

Character Illustration: From Concept to Final Artwork

by Matt Kaufenberg, Freelance Illustrator | Skillshare

For an in-depth course about Character Illustration, check out this course today. Matt Kaufenberg will walk you through different techniques and programs on how to do art. You will get used to Photoshop and Illustrator throughout the course. At the end of the class, you will be given a chance to share your designs. More information

All levels
2h 5m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.94
(808)
$12/mo.

iPhone Video Essentials: Creating, Shooting, Editing | Learn with Vimeo

by Mark Cersosimo, Content + Community Manager, Vimeo | Skillshare

Join Mark Cersosimo's class if you want to learn an artistic approach on in making video content for promotional purposes. This course is ideal for artists who want to bring their masterpiece to life and for small business owners who want to tell their company story through videos. Having wrapped up the program, students will be able to process videos apt for branding and promotion. More information

All levels
52m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.96
(796)
$12/mo.

Sketchbook Practice: Grow In Your Art Everyday

by Ohn Mar Win, Illustrator surface designer teacher | Skillshare

This sketching course is open to amateurs and experienced artists who want to hone their creativity skills. It also provides a watercolour tutorial to get you started on your sketchbook practice. At the end of the course, you will be able to learn new art techniques and styles in creating a masterpiece. More information

All levels
47m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.88
(766)
$12/mo.

Drawing on Everything: Discovering Your Creative Voice

by SHANTELL MARTIN, Visual Artist | Skillshare

Immerse yourself in the drawings and wizardry of visual artist Shantell Martin in her New York City studio. This is a half-hour class for artists, creators, and everyone who seeks a way to fire up their creativity. Follow the celebrated artist Martin as she quickly creates a series of stream-of-consciousness illustrations standing up, blindfolded, with music, and talking out loud. Then you More information

All levels
28m
No certificate
Self-paced
Online Course by Skillshare
4.98
(744)
$12/mo.

Surface Pattern Design 2.0: Design a Collection | Start a Career

by Bonnie Christine, Surface Pattern Designer + Artist | Skillshare

This course is designed for the person who dreams of becoming a professional surface pattern designer. I'll walk you step by step through the process of creating a pattern collection that is unique and engaging, and I'm sharing all of my industry secrets with you along the way! We'll discuss what to More information

All levels
1h 37m
No certificate
Self-paced

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