Portfolio Development with George Cwirko-Godycki

Moderated and assisted by Illustration Academy Founder & acclaimed illustrator, John English

Saturdays, November 5, 12, 19
2 pm - 5 pm CST

Whether you're trying to get your freelance career up-and-running or need to reinvigorate your portfolio, this online workshop will help you examine your art and guide your development of a unique and eye-catching portfolio that is relevant to your career path.


Image by George Cwirko-Godycki

Image by George Cwirko-Godycki

About the Portfolio Workshop

This 3-part, immersive, and fully-interactive online workshop guides artists through the portfolio development process. This portfolio course is intended to align students’ goals, practice, and focus with careers they plan to pursue in the art industry. This course guides artists through the complicated task of improving their skills, unique approach, perspective, and abilities. Each class is also available on-demand for students who cannot attend the live sessions. The information offered in this workshop is the same information that has assisted the career development of Jeffrey Alan Love, Edward Kinsella, Leslie Herman and many other successful industry all-stars.

Image by George Cwirko-Godycki.

Image by George Cwirko-Godycki.

The Structure

Each of our workshops consist of three Saturday sessions and 9 hours of interactive content. Using Adobe Connect, you and instructors interact, chat, share work, and live stream traditional and digital art. You can select from three unique learning packages. The Basic Kit, Office Hours, and Mentorship packages offer increasing levels of personal guidance and one-on-one instruction. Throughout the workshop George Cwirko-Godycki and Illustration Academy founder, John English will guide, assist and critique students throughout the workshop.*

Image by George Cwirko-Godycki

Image by George Cwirko-Godycki

Meet George Cwirko-Godycki

George Cwirko is a freelance artist and illustrator based in San Francisco. George is a veteran illustrator and has worked with clients such as Lagunitas Brewery, Starchin Studios, Metamoki Inc., and many more. Simply put, George is a drawing machine and he has developed a substantial following due to his prolific and seasoned body of work. George was recently a featured artist on Cartoon Brew.

Enroll Today!

Select from three unique learning packages, which are listed below. The Starter Pack, Mentor & Office Hours, and Complete Portfolio Review offer increasing levels of personal guidance and one-on-one instruction. 

 

Starter Pack

  • Access link to 9 hours of live & online educational content, featuring George Cwirko. Recorded versions of each session are also viewable on-demand.
  • Homework assignments developed and received directly from George Cwirko
  • The assignment you complete will be considered for the class' public critique during the workshop.
  • Students who sign up for this learning package are not guaranteed a critique and some will not receive a critique. 

 

Mentor & Office Hours

  • Access link to 9 hours of live & online educational content, featuring George Cwirko. Recorded versions of each session are also viewable on-demand.
  • Homework assignments developed and received directly from George Cwirko
  • The assignment you complete will be considered for the class' public critique during the workshop.
  • Office hours with an Illustration Academy approved instructor - One-on-one personal review of project, and guidance with the assignment.

 
 

Complete Portfolio Review

  • Access link to 9 hours of live & online educational content, featuring George Cwirko. Recorded versions of each session are also viewable on-demand.
  • Homework assignments developed and received directly from George Cwirko
  • The assignment you complete will be considered for the class' public critique during the workshop.
  • Office hours with an Illustration Academy approved instructor - One-on-one personal review of project, and guidance with the assignment.
  • Complete portfolio review by an Illustration Academy professional.
 
 

* Level of assistance from Academy Instructors is dependent on the Learning Packages selected by students.