Everybody loves Character Illustrations, they can make us happy, laugh and remind us of our childhood. Creating your own Character Design can also be a great skill to have, today we have gathered over 50 Excellent Character Illustration Tutorials for you. Turning your pencil sketches into amazing digital art can sometimes be tricky, to help you learn more these tutorials range from beginner to advanced show you step by step how you can create that perfect character!

To help you learn more skills and techniques when creating your character, these tutorials go through the important steps like character planning, color processing, shapes processing, tracing line sketches and vector processing. These Character Design Tutorials teach you how to create your character in Photoshop & Illustrator.


1. Draw a Pirate Character in Photoshop

2.How to Get that Anime Look in Photoshop

3. How to Create a Fun, Red-Haired Boy Character in Photoshop

4. Design a Business Chick Character in Illustrator

5. Quick Tip: Create a Simple Character Face with Vector Shapes

6. How to Create an Original Pin-Up Girl in Photoshop

7. Design a Business Man Mascot in Photoshop

8. The Elements of Cute Character Design

9. How to Create a Web Site Mascot

10. Mascot Design In Real Time Order in Photoshop

11. Character Design – Nailing the Basics

12. Create a Cool Vector Robot Character in Illustrator

13. The Making of a Chocolate Bar Character in Illustrator

14. Create a Cute Vector Reindeer Character in Illustrator

15. Create a Simple Mechanic Character in Illustrator

16. Design a Cute Emo Cartoon Bunny in Illustrator

17. Create a Shopping Girl Character Logo in Illustrator

18. Create an Elegant Patterned Vector Owl in Illustrator

19. Create a Textured Female Robot in Photoshop

20. How To Draw a Cute Vector Dog Character in Illustrator

21. Create a Cute Baby Monster Character in Illustrator

22. Create a Cool Vector Panda Character in Illustrator

23. Create a Cute Furry Vector Monster in Illustrator

24. Create a Cute Cartoon Penguin in Illustrator

25. Create a Cute Vector Monster from a Pencil Sketch

26. Create a Cartoon Monster in Photoshop

27. Create a Vector Pirate Cartoon Character from a Hand Drawn Sketch

28. How to Create Typeface Characters

29. Create a Dirty Water Drop Character

30. Create A Cute Creature Character From A Sketch

31. Create a Happy Sun Character

32. Create a Cute Panda Bear Face Icon

33. Drunken Monkey Photoshop Tutorial

34. How to Create a Killer Chainsaw Bunny Character

35. How to Create a Curious Owl in Illustrator CS4

36. Create a Character Mascot with Adobe Illustrator CS4

37. How to Illustrate a Cute Emo Kid

38. Create a Cute Little Tiger in Illustrator

39. Create a Super Happy Octopus Character

40. Create Textured European Goldfinch Characters

41. How to Design a Cheeky Koala Mascot Head

42. Create a Valentines Day Illustration for Your Sweetie

43. Maintaining Rhythm and Flow in Vector Character Design

44. Vectorial character design with Illustrator

45. How to Create a Cute Hippo Character!

46. How to integrate a mascot design in your website

47. Roughly Speaking: Character Design Sketching Approaches

48. How to Create a Cute Bunny Vector Character

49. How to Illustrate a LeBron James Cartoon Character

50. Digital manga illustration

51. Illustrator Tutorial – Create a Gang of Vector Ninjas