Live Classes

We are very excited to offer live and interactive classes at SVS. You will work directly with instructors who have decades of illustration and teaching experience. Our courses are designed to move your progress along quickly so you see improvement sooner rather than later. We are building a robust curriculum in illustration and look forward to seeing you in class! 


Drawing Heads And Hands

Heads and hands communicate so much about a character in any drawing, which makes them very challenging to draw. Learn how to master this essential skill with pro illustrator and teacher David Hohn.

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Painting Secrets: Intro to Digital Painting in Photoshop

If you are new to digital painting, or have developed bad habits you want to break, this class is for you. Pro illustrator Lee White will teach you the fundamentals of digital painting.

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Creating Great Book Covers

Learn how to design and illustrate eye-catching book covers with pro illustrators Jaime Zollars and Lee White.

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Painting Texture and Details

This class is all about the details. Pro illustrator Will Terry shows you how to add finishing textures to take your illustrations to the next level.

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Idea Development: A Creative Amplifier For Thinking Louder

Learn to generate unique ideas that communicate powerful messages in your illustrations, with renowned illustrator Sterling Hundley.

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Turbocharge Your Creativity

You can't put lipstick on a pig! Learn how to generate memorable illustration concepts every time, with pro illustrators Lee White and David Hohn.

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Draw 50 Things Live Critiques

One of the hardest things to draw is a scene with lots of STUFF. Pro illustrator Will Terry shows you how.