Kadokawa Card Game Illustrator


Course Objective


Students will learn how to create illustrations or concept artwork of a card game.


Course Details

You will create a fantasy character card design in a unique and modern style.  A list of simple drawing techniques will give you a solid foundation to work upon for your future projects.


Suitable For

Students or working adults interested in card game illustrations.



Minimum Entry Requirements


Participants must possess at least knowledge of Basic Photoshop.


Course Outline

・Inking (basics)
The techniques covering the process of tracing the rough lines of a sketch drawing with a clear line in preparation for colouring.
The process of applying colours to an inked drawing by using various digital brushes and layering techniques.

・Perspective drawing
The technique used to represent three-dimensional elements on a flat surface.

・Colour coordination
The process of allocating, mixing and coordinating colours of an illustration.
Students will master the concepts of brightness and saturation, as well as the theory of complementary colours.

The techniques of reproducing existing images or objects by close observation.

The use of a base material such as existing drawings, illustrations or photographs to trace their outline and replicate their colours. This training also helps to improve overall drawing skills.

・The work of a card game illustrator

・Character design skills (basics)


Award / Certification / Accreditation


The participants will be awarded the Certificate of Performance issued by PACE Academy, Singapore Polytechnic in collaboration with Kadokawa Content Academy.


Funding Incentive





Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg

Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes: a) For E-payment using Visa/Master cards, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 8:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 12:00pm

c) For Cash payment, you can pay at:

Singapore Polytechnic
Finance Department
Admin Building, Level 2
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5:00pm

d) For Cheque payment: Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:

ATTN: Manager (Short Programmes)
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

3. Withdrawal and Deferment

Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy via email to [email protected]. For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

• 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
• Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
• On or after date of commencement - No refund

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.








Registration Date:

06 Jan to 06 Mar 2015

Date of Course:

24 March to 18 April 2015


Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.




Duration: 40 hrs


Session: Every Tues and Thurs from 7pm to 10 pm and Sat from 8.30 am to 12.30pm


Venue: Singapore Polytechnic, 500 Dover Road, Singapore 139651




$1,500 (without GST)





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