All posts for the day May 9th, 2014

Skillshare – Hey Cool Shirt: Designing Effective T-shirt Graphics | 440MB

Whether youre starting your own clothing brand or youve always wanted to design a shirt for your favorite clothing company this is your chance to design a shirt for that dream client of yours! Youll learn to define your brand of choice (or your own) through research and sketching and create a design that represents it using typography and illustration then well get it all ready to print!
What Youll Learn
In this class the student plays the part of the freelancer as we cover important aspects of the design and pre-production process which include:
Get to Know Your Brand. Researching your brand and conceptualizing graphics
Sketching Your Graphic. Sketching from thumbnails to refined drafts
Getting to Your Initial Illustration. Basic t-shirt set up and guidelines
Finalizing Design for Printers. Differences between printing techniques and tech packing your shirts for printers