Learn more about CG Spectrum's Illustration course in this informative webinar with Eric Wilkerson
Student work: Oliver Harbour
Start your career as a Digital Illustrator!
Join us for our live Illustration Course Information Session with CGS Mentor Eric Wilkerson and Yanchong Lai from our Student Admissions Team.
Learn more about everything covered in the course, the admissions process, career support services provided, success stories of former students, and what it's like to be part of the CG Spectrum Community.
CG Spectrum is proudly a Rookies Certified School and ranks in The Rookies' Top 50 Creative Media & Entertainment Schools and Colleges in the World.
If you have any questions about our school or online illustration courses, get in touch.
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- CG Spectrum is an online animation, VFX, digital painting, and game development school that brings the industry to you. Whether straight out of high school, changing careers, or upgrading skills, our goal is to help you build the job skills and confidence to pursue your dream career in film and games. Get more out of your education with world-class career training and mentorship from leading film and game industry experts.
Eric Wilkerson | CG Spectrum Mentor of Advanced Illustration Course - Eric is an in-demand illustrator who has worked in the entertainment industry for more than a decade with clients like Weta Workshop, Marvel, Upper Deck, Dark Horse Comics, Scholastic and Disney Publishing. He’s carved an impressive career as an Illustrator for film, TV, advertising, publishing, animation, comics, video games and even costume design. His recent work includes art for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and the book cover art for Shuri, the latest Black Panther novel. Eric is a 2020 Chesley Award Winner. See some of Eric's work on his website.
Yanchong Lai | CG Spectrum Course Advisor - Yan has experience working in post-production across several different roles (Production Coordinator, L&D Coordinator, and Talent Acquisition). She loves helping junior artists build a strong understanding of the production pipeline and where they fit within the industry. As one of CG Spectrum's Course Advisors, Yan can help with course and curriculum information, the application process, payment plan information, study options, and enrollment deadlines.
Penny Gaubatz | CG Spectrum Alum & Technical Assistant Head - Penny studied Concept Art and Illustration at CG Spectrum. Not only a talented artist, Penny is also highly organized and great with people, skills that landed her the role of Technical Assistant Head at CG Spectrum. She now looks after TAs across all five disciplines along with providing ongoing support for the concept art and illustration students. She continues to create her own art and is often inspired by films. Some of her favorite movies include Hellboy, Lord of the Rings, the Alien series, and Vertigo.
Oliver Harbour | CG Spectrum Alum & Technical Assistant - A recent CG Spectrum graduate of the Advanced Illustration Course, Oliver now works as a freelance Illustrator, producing character concepts, environments, creature design, and 3D models. While in his first term of study at CG Spectrum, portfolio samples he worked on caught the attention of a major client. Amidst other projects, Oliver spent the past six months working as a Technical Assistant for CGS. He recently finished creating some visual development art for an exciting animated series (show to be announced).