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Create Best-Selling Fan Art

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Create Best-Selling Fan Art

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For the first time, artists can sell fan art legally through a variety of partnership programs. Let's make some fan art that fans will love!

What is in this course?

In this course, you will learn the ins and outs of these programs, how to make art that people want to buy, and I will also show you

5 different techniques in Photoshop and Illustrator you can use to make high-quality fan art quickly and easily.

I'll even show you how to get the elements you need to make the fan art, including creating your own vector of a character from a screenshot.

We made a spreadsheet where you can check out what shows are available in the partner programs mentioned.

Spreadsheet Link:

Why fan art?

Fan art has an established audience and market, meaning you have a very high chance to make sales. Over the two weeks we spent filming and editing this course, I had a single fan art design make over $100 USD on Redbubble. While that number is not typical, it's not farfetched, and the design I made in this course ("Easy Fan Art Ideas 5" lesson) has already gotten sales in the first week.

If you aren't in it for the money, fan art gives you a chance to combine your creativity with your favorite characters.

It's a lot of fun, and the results are pretty cool. Press that play button and I'll see you inside!

Class Project

For your class project, make a piece of fan art using one of the techniques we go over, submit your art to the correct partner program, and you get an A+

This list of steps will help you nail it!

Project Steps

1. Use the spreadsheet to find a partner program you like (

2. Choose what character or show you want to use as subject matter.

3. Choose how to portray your character or show (see the "Make Captivating Fan Art" lesson)

4. Choose the artistic technique you will use, you can use the "Easy Fan Art Ideas" lessons, combine techniques, or use another technique you already know.

5. Make the art!

6. Submit to the partner program

Class Requirements

Following the example techniques for making Fan Art requires a basic knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

About the Course

All videos can be streamed on Gumroad, or downloaded in MP4. All video downloads have been compressed with Handbrake to have the highest quality at the smallest file size. 

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You'll get 15 video lessons, including 5 lessons on techniques to make Fan-art, one on finding elements (including vectorizing characters from a screenshot) and tips to make art that actually SELLS!!

Your Assignment
What is Fan Art?
Where can I sell Fan Art?
Partner Program Spreadsheet
What type of Art to Make?
Make Captivating Fan Art
Finding Elements to Make Fan Art
Easy Fan Art Ideas 1: Silhouettes
Easy Fan Art Ideas 2: Advanced Filters
Easy Fan Art Ideas 3: Stylized Catch Phrases
Easy Fan Art Ideas 4: Character Patterns and Mandalas
Easy Fan Art Ideas 5: Adding a Character to Existing Work
Submitting Your Fan Art
Class Review
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