Digital Drawing

From Illustration to Animation: Kawaii Animals & Food Objects

By Skyee (fatfatfactory)

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28 lessons
Running time
6h 08m
By Creator
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From Illustration to Animation: Kawaii Animals & Food Objects

Adorable Digital Illustration and Animation with
Artist, Skyee (fatfatfactory)


Do you love creating cute art and sharing them with others? Have you ever thought about bringing life to your artworks and characters? I would love to share my skills and teach you how to draw and animate your characters in the easiest way!


This class is for anyone who loves kawaii things, especially animals and cute food objects! From learning more about shapes, line-art, and colors, this class is for someone who loves bringing life to their original characters through illustration and animation!


By the end of this class, you will learn more about how to develop an original character and design. I would like to go through some key elements of forming an artwork with a warm and bubbly vibe. I will also go through some animation principles to help you to make your characters become much more lively! Upon completion, you will have created a collection of cute characters and even your own animation.

Step 1: Planning and gathering ideas to create your original art

Step 2: How to build your art style

Step 3: Improve your skills on line-art, colors and shading

Step 4: Animate your art


  1. Meet Your Instructor - Skyee
  2. Introduction to the course 

Chapter 1: Learning about procreate

  1. Setting your workspace with useful functions
  2. Starting with Layer modes and choosing brushes 

Chapter 2: Finding references and inspiration

  1. Brainstorming, finding references, and building ideas
  2. Making your mood board 

Chapter 3: What's required in "cute illustrations"?

  1. Proportions and elements 
  2. Food and Drinks  
  3. Animals and original characters 
  4. Drawing model sheet
  5. Creating a facial expression sheet

Chapter 4: Develop a color palette

  1. Setting the moods with colors  
  2. Finding inspiration for your color palette 
  3. Applying different color palettes to maximize cuteness

Chapter 5: Rendering your illustrations

  1. Line-art : using line-weights and colors
  2. Line-less art: using shapes 
  3. Mastering various lighting methods 
  4. Shading your illustration based on the light source 

Chapter 6: Applying your knowledge

  1. Collecting ideas and planning 
  2. Line-art: From sketching to cleaning up 
  3. Coloring and shading   
  4. Finalizing your work with finishing touches

Chapter 7: Animations

  1. Introduction of principles of animation 
  2. Planning your animation
  3. Creating a simple gif
  4. Animating cute elements 

Bonus Chapter: Get to know Adobe After Effect

  1. More tips and tricks: Some useful skills in After Effects


1. Congratulations on completing the course, what's next?

Meet Your Creator
Hi there!
My name is Skyee and I started drawing cute characters when I was 6. I work as an animator now and I really enjoy drawing in general, especially cute characters including animals and food objects. It is so much fun to animate my artworks to make them come to life! I want to create a dreamy place and hope that my art and guidance can bring happiness to others!

This course will teach and guide you on how to effectively utilize different tools such as "digital brushes," "palettes," and "blending options" in Procreate app.
We will help you adjust app settings to optimize your drawing experience.

*Please Note: Students will have to purchase Procreate application ($10 in Apple Store). It is not included in the course package.

  • This class is conducted using the Adobe After Effects program. You need to prepare Adobe After Effects separately so you can take classes without any trouble.
  • The trial period of Adobe After Effects is 7 days. After the trial version expires, you can no longer use the trial version. After that, you need to purchase the program to take classes without any trouble.
  • There are many configurations, conditions, and pricing options in the Adobe program purchasing system. Please refer to the official Adobe website for the exact prices and terms of the agreement.
  • The basic functions of the program will be covered in the class.
  • Who want to expand their skills on digital drawing with Procreate
  • Who want to turn their inspiration into an original illustration
  • Who want to develop their own style of drawing
  • Who want to animate their original characters and illustrations

Duration of the course

You can access the class videos for 20 weeks. Within that period, you can replay the videos in as many devices as you want.

Earn points to Extend the Class Access

Receive points by completing chapter missions OR by taking the class two or more times a week. And use the points to extend your class access!

Installment Payment

Quadpay is available for the payment! Your order will be split into 4 installments paid over 6 weeks! To find out more, please visit Quadpay.

Class Preparation (iPad)

Also, you need an Apple Pencil to take the class. iPad Air, iPad, iPad Mini, and iPad Pro that supports Apple Pencil, all works! Do not forget about downloading the 'Procreate' app as well.

Class access

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