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Lichen Qiu / Illustration

About School of Illustration

The skills and business savvy to succeed as illustrators.

At the School of Illustration, students master drawing, conceptualization, and design across traditional or digital platforms, and learn to promote themselves to cultivate a successful art career.

Our forward-thinking curriculum is designed to help students develop drawing, rendering, design, high-level ideation, composition, storytelling, and practical problem-solving skills that help them launch careers as a successful artists.

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For more information on these skilled artists and designers, call 415-618-8899, or email us