Other People’s Courses & Workshops

Atly 

http://atly.com/

Atly has a variety of creative classes and workshops that could be useful to you in your art journey.

Craftsy

https://www.craftsy.com/

Craftsy has many different art classes that can help you develop your art skills and take your art to the next level.

Creative Bug

https://www.creativebug.com/

Creative Bug has a huge selection of creative classes that are sure to inspire your inner artist.

CreativeLive

https://www.creativelive.com/

Creative Live offers excellent courses that are of use to artists and surface pattern designers.

Design Garden Classes

http://www.designgarden.co/classes/

Design Garden has some wonderful classes available on trends, illustrating, and more. The artwork that comes out of these classes is amazing and I have heard great things about her classes.

Illustratoring

http://illustratoring.com/illustrator-classes/

Do you need to learn Adobe Illustrator (Ai)? You will want to check out these Illustrator courses by Laura Coyle.

Make Art That Sells

http://makeartthatsells.com/courses/

Make Art That Sells offers a variety of art related courses by Lilla Rogers. If you are interested in a career creating art, illustrations, surface pattern designs, etc then you will definitely want to take a look at what they offer.

Make It In Design

https://makeitindesign.com/

Make It In Design is offered by Rachel Taylor and Beth Kempton and they offer courses and workshops of specific interest to surface pattern designers.

Modern Thrive

http://modernthrive.com/workshops/

Modern Thrive has some wonderful courses to explore to help you “jump-start your career” as they say on their website.

Nicole’s Classes

http://nicolesclasses.com/

Nicole’s Classes offers Illustrator and Photoshop courses (and many others) that could be useful to you as you pursue your art and or surface pattern design.

Pattern Camp

http://patterncamp.com/register/

Pattern Camp is an excellent course run by Jessica Swift. I have taken this course (and I plan to take it again) and it covers both Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

Pattern Observer

http://patternobserver.com/

Pattern Observer offers workshops, courses, and the Textile Lab all of which are excellent resources for artists and surface pattern designers.

Rise Design and Shine

http://www.risedesignandshine.com/join-in/

This company has an interesting and fun looking Folio Focus workshop that can help surface pattern designers build their portfolios.

Skillshare

https://www.skillshare.com/home (referral link)

Skillshare has a huge selection of classes that are useful to the artist pursuing illustration, surface pattern design, and many other avenues.