Minted Artist Education


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HOW TO STYLE AND PHOTOGRAPH YOUR PRODUCTS — WITHOUT EXPENSIVE EQUIPMENT

By Megan Gonzalez of MaeMae & Co.

Learn how to use your phone and other accessible tools to style, photograph, and edit images that reflect your style so you can share your process and products with the world.

(This video was recorded live at Camp Minted 2018)


INTRO TO WATERCOLOR FLORALS

By Juliet Meeks

Learn the basics of painting illustrative watercolor florals with Minted artist and surface designer Juliet Meeks. This workshop is open to watercolor beginners or for anyone more advanced interested in exploring new styles of painting florals. We will use fresh bouquets as our inspiration, with an approach of creating perfectly imperfect illustrations that are naturally fun to paint. (Please be patient with the sound recording quality.)

(This video was recorded live at Camp Minted 2018)


HOW TO PRODUCE CREATIVE PROCESS VIDEOS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA

By Laura Bolter

Video is a powerful strategy for growing engagement on your social media accounts. Laura Bolter shares tips that have helped her attract nearly 10,000 Instagram fans. She demonstrates how to create process videos, shares the tools that she uses, and teaches the basics of using Adobe Premier to edit videos for social media.

(This video was recorded live at Camp Minted 2018)


INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PATTERN DESIGN

By Jennifer Hewett

Learn the basics of creating digital repeat patterns in Photoshop and completing in Illustrator. Jennifer Hewett, author of "Print, Pattern Sew: Block-Printing Basics + Simple Sewing Projects," covers types of repeat patterns, deciding on the scale of design elements, how to achieve a seamless “tossed” pattern, and more.

(This video was recorded live at Camp Minted 2018)


IPAD PROCREATE LETTERING & TIPS FOR BEGINNERS

By Molly Jacques

Renown illustrator Molly Jacques covers the basics of Procreate for iPad and how to use the program to create beautiful hand lettering. Learn how to navigate the many tools within Procreate, take advantage of digital features like layers and brushes, and so much more. We highly encourage using an iPad Pro with Procreate App installed and Apple Pencil (or other iPad Pro compatible stylus).

(This video was recorded live at Camp Minted 2018.)


IPAD PROCREATE LETTERING & TIPS FOR ADVANCED USERS

By Molly Jacques

In this higher-level course, Molly Jacques dives deeper into the features of Procreate to help Minted artists take digital lettering to the next level. She goes over more advanced Procreate tips and tricks, such as incorporating textures, creating your own brushes, and utilizing plug-ins. We highly encourage bringing an iPad Pro with Procreate App installed and Apple Pencil (or other iPad Pro compatible stylus).

(This video was recorded live at Camp Minted 2018.)