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Expressive Characters Workout

Wouter Tulp
Beginner to Intermediate
63 Lessons (21h 10m)
63 Weeks

Two Ways to Learn


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  1. Watch Video Lessons at Your Own Pace
  2. Assignments Included
  3. Peer Feedback
  4. Switch Courses as Often as You Like
  5. Access to all Schoolism Webinars included

Critiqued Sessions

personalized instructor feedback

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  1. Watch Video Lessons with a Planned Curriculum
  2. Scheduled Assignments with Deadlines
  3. Personalized paint-overs and feedback videos
  4. Peer feedback
  5. Ability to Contact Instructor with Questions
  6. Physical Certificate of Completion (Mailed to you anywhere in the world)
  7. Access to all Schoolism Webinars included

Course Description

Get ready to elevate your character designs as you workout with your coach, Wouter Tulp! Over 63 exercises, Wouter will show you how to apply just a few basic principles to your work to improve the expressiveness of your character designs. Exercises will focus on:

  • Shapes
  • Dimensionality
  • Angles and arrow dynamics
  • Weight
  • Hair and clothing
  • Facial expressions
  • Caricature
  • Acting
  • Character relationships

This workout accompanies "Expressive Characters with Wouter Tulp." If you want to take your character designs to the next level in no more than 30 minutes per day, check out this 9 week workout!

  • Adobe Photoshop

Lesson Plan


Wouter Tulp

Wouter Tulp is a freelance character designer based in the Netherlands. He is known for his versatility as an illustrator, having illustrated over a hundred children's books, as well as caricatures and editorial illustrations in high-circulation newspapers and magazines.