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Nottingham Trent University – Concept Art for Game Design for 16 – 17 Year Olds – July 2024

Monday to Friday 10 am – 4 pm, one week

On this practical course you’ll have the opportunity to engage with the latest concept art techniques and create successful characters and environments for game design using Adobe Creative Suite and Wacom tablets.

You’ll be creating a world of your own, developing a personal approach to either real-life, fantasy, sci-fi or cartoon concept art.

You can have little or no previous knowledge to attend and you can have any drawing ability – you will still achieve great results!

On this course you will:

use a combination of hand drawing, collage and digital drawing techniques

develop your drawing skills from observation and imagination
explore perspective drawing and sketching quickly to get ideas down on paper

undertake visual research and create mood boards

explore different design styles and the inspirations behind characters and their environment

discuss the work of industry-level concept artists

visualise your character and setting to create a convincing game concept.

Find out more on the NTU Website.

Course date:
Course location:
Nottingham Trent University
Course fee:
£525.00 + £230.00 for accommodation booked separately (£200 Deposit Option Available)

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