Drawing & Painting Costumed Figures



Introducing a drawing & painting course from animator and artist Aaron Blaise. Watch as he teaches you how to draw folds & costumed figures. He teaches this course in digital and traditional mediums. You will learn how to draw the seven types of folds, how to draw various fabric textures and much more.

In many art schools, the emphasis is often on the nude form when in reality as a professional artist you are seldom called on to do that. Most of the time when you draw people they will be in clothing. This is an in-depth comprehensive course where Aaron teaches you his approach to how to draw clothing and folds.

You will learn:

  • How to Draw Folds
  • How to Draw Clothes
  • Drawing the Seven Types of Folds:
    • Drop Folds, Diaper Folds, Zig-Zag Folds, Inert Folds, Half-Lock Folds, Pipe Folds and Spiral Folds
  • How to light fabric so that it appears realistic.
  • 2 minute, 5 minute & 10 minutes Gesture drawings
  • Drawing Folds Digitally
  • How to Paint Fabric
  • 100’s of High-res Model Shots Included
  • Tips & Tricks
  • + MUCH MORE!
Want a discount? Become a member by purchasing Annual Premium Membership, or log in if you are a member.


Now On Sale!!

Course Preview:

In this new course on drawing clothing and drawing folds, Aaron Blaise demos for you in a variety or mediums. Including: Digital Illustration, Oil Painting, Charcoal, Acrylic and More!

Aaron has an engaging, entertaining and approachable teaching style that people really love. If you want to learn how to draw faces and clear expressions for you characters this course is for you! Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist these fun and engaging videos will teach you something new!

NOTE: This course may be streamed online or downloaded

Subtitles & Closed Captions Available for this Course:

  • English CC
  • Spanish

About Aaron Blaise:

Aaron has over 30 years of professional art experience. He was hired by Walt Disney Feature Animation in 1989 and spent 21+ years helping create films such as: "The Lion King", "Pocahontas", "Mulan" and more. During his time at Disney, Aaron designed and animated numerous animal and human characters. In 2003 he was nominated for an Academy Award for co-directing the film "Brother Bear" You can follow Aaron and see more of his art on Instagram. You can also see videos of his work on YouTube or follow him on Facebook.
Interested in Digital Art & Animation Instruction? I offer a line of tutorials, videos and lessons. CLICK HERE to Learn More.


Copyright Notice – The images, photos, videos, files and content of this course materials are licensed for PERSONAL USE ONLY. Please do not distribute, post or attempt to resell them.


1 review for Drawing & Painting Costumed Figures

  1. Erica Bey (verified owner)

    This course was great. I like how Aaron not only used various models but also various mediums in order to explain how to capture a person in costume. The section on folds was especially helpful in not only this course but when I draw live figures.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

You may also like…