Course curriculum

  • 1

    How Does Perspective Work? - Perspective Explained for Sketchers

  • 3


    • A description of your toolbox

  • 4

    From 3D to 2D - how to measure the proportions

    • From 3D to 2D - how to measure the proportions

  • 5

    Understanding Perspective - Theory

    • Understanding Perspective - Theory

  • 6

    One-Point Perspective

    • One-Point Perspective - Sketching Lisabon with Agnese Aljena

  • 7

    Two-Point Perspective

    • Two-Point Perspective - Sketch While Waiting with Masha Zurikova


  • What to expect from this course?

    Online course consists of four lessons from urban sketchers and illustrators Angese Aljena and Masha Zurikova. They will explain basic principles of perspective that are crucial for urban sketching. They will show you how to link theoretical knowledge about perspective to practical sketching on site. During these lessons you will create three dimensional sketches with ink and watercolor. This course will help you understand how to transfer views in front of you to flat piece of paper. The course will explain how to create sketches using the rules of both one-point perspective and two-point perspective, how to find your horizon line and vanishing points. Both in theory and in practice. The course includes detailed instructions that will help you either begin sketching while on the go, or get better by improving you perspective skills. So, let's find out how does perspective work with the authors of this course Masha and Agnese!

  • Who could be interested in the course?

    This course will be interesting for both those who have never held a brush in their hands and for those who sketch regularly. For beginners it will be a good first impression on what perspective in urban sketching is about. For experienced sketchers - you will learn new tips and tricks and see ink and wash sketching from a different perspective.

  • What materials will I need?

    - a sketchbook with watercolor paper or two sheets of watercolor paper (cold pressed, 300 g/m2); - a pencil; - ink pen or rapidograph with water proof black ink; - black brushpen; - an eraser; - a set of watercolors; - several brushes of different sizes and shapes; -white gel pen or white pencil

  • How much does the course cost?

    The price of the course is 25 USD. Unfortunately at the moment we can not give a price in other currencies including EUR. There is one time purchase that gives you lifetime unlimited access to course materials. In this course no feedback option is included.

  • What is included in the price of the course?

    One time payment includes: - two video lectures and two practical video lessons. - lifetime access to course materials. The price DOES NOT INCLUDE any feedback from our instructors on your works.

  • Is there going to be any feedback from the instructors?

    This course does not include any feedback.

  • I have more questions, how can I contact you?

    In case of further questions please contact us here:! We will be happy to help.