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How to Draw Flat Characters
Beginner
iPad
6:47

How to Draw Flat Characters

with
Soodabeh Damavandi

What You’ll Learn

Flat design is a design style that boasts simple, two-dimensional elements and generally makes use of bright colors. It is often contrasted to the skeuomorphic style that gives the illusion of three dimensions by imitating real-life properties. Flat design was originally developed for responsive UI design, where a website’s content scales smoothly depending on the device’s screen size. With the use of simple shapes and minimal textures, flat design ensures that responsive designs work well. And load fast.

For this reason, flat design has been very popular lately and we can see it everywhere! A lot of artists and designers prefer creating their work in flat because this style is minimal, eye-pleasing, and very versatile.

Educational Value

  • Learn how to design flat characters by using the Pen, Pencil, Node, and Shape Tool.

What You'll Need

All you need is your device and this App:

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