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How to illustrate a fruit inspired character

How to illustrate a fruit inspired character

Enjoy a throwback to spring with this course on how to design this warm, fruit inspired character!

About this course

On this course, we're going to design a colorful character surrounded and inspired by fruit! We'll go from a simple sketch which we'll then clean up and apply a warm color range that really stands out. You'll also learn how to add those small details at the end, to make your design all the more professional. 

What project are we going to develop?

You're going to learn how to create your own illustrations with tricks to help you apply interesting color ranges and make your design look professional. 

You'll learn:

  • How to clean up your sketch to obtain the definitive drawing
  • How to apply the base color, lighting and shading
  • How to add shades of color and paint the line art

Who's this course for?

This course is for users with a basic level of Adobe Photoshop, that know their way around the basic tools and functions and want to learn some new skills in painting their illustrations. 


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Wacom Cintiq or any graphic tablet
  • Pressure sensitivity

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Course Details

Intermediate level 46m 5 lessons 44 users

Software and materials

Adobe Photoshop Adobe Photoshop


Published on 2017-11-06

Guadalupe Pinos Cañadilla
Guadalupe Pinos Cañadilla
Guadalupe Pinos CañadillaTeacher

Guada Pinos is an ilustrator and concept artist who studied at ESDIP in Madrid, Spain. She currently works as a freelancer in indie video game development (Bytecore games) and as an illustrator. She loves to create different cool creatures and characters with a cartoon style. To see more check out:

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