Developing Your Stories and Pictures
Module Two dives deeper into the story world, developing sequential narratives, plotting, storyboarding, framing and page turns. Learn how to evolve your concepts into stories, and explore the industry of working with writers to create award-winning picture books.
In this module, you will learn how to work with colour, use typography and fonts to enhance your illustrations, and discover what it takes to create show-stopping picture book covers.
This module includes the following Masterclasses and Short Courses:
Developing Concepts Into Stories
Making Sequential Narratives
Working with Writers
Illustrating Place and Atmosphere
Working with Colour
Hand Lettering and Typography
About Pathways Plus
Pathways Plus is a series of Masterclasses and Short Courses for all aspiring illustrators, delivered by award-winning illustrators and highly-experienced children’s book publishers. The courses provide an amazing opportunity to learn how to illustrate children’s books from the best in the industry as well as giving participants a real insight into the world of children’s publishing.
Pathways Plus courses can be taken as one-offs or as a package and have been developed by the same team who created Pathways Into Children’s Publishing, a unique, highly-acclaimed two-year professional training programme for aspiring and emerging illustrators.
All Pathways Plus courses involve:
- professional advice
- shared insights and experiences
- practical tasks
- creative guidance
- interaction with tutors and participants
- critical feedback