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Go Radiate is Melissa Doran

Illustrator and teacher, based in Fumbally Exhange, Dublin

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A little introduction….

This is me, I founded Go Radiate in 2011 after graduating with a Masters in Digital Media Technology (DIT). I became an illustrator because I wanted to be really happy in my job and it worked!

I always aim to put love and happiness into everything I do and I hope that shows in my drawings. I really enjoy working with people and helping them learn new ways of expressing their creativity. I love using intuition to guide me along with my usual, logical and linear approach, and I always try to create a gentle and playful work environment. I’ve been really lucky in attracting the nicest students and the coolest clients…

My undergraduate degree is in Architecture (B.Sc from UCD) and I am also an Adobe Certified Expert. (Read more on LinkedIn.) Get in touch if you’d like to work with me!

Learn with me!

Digital Illustration Workshop

The Digital Illustration workshop is a unique opportunity for creative people who want to develop their digital graphic skills. I’m an Adobe Certified Expert so you can ask me anything! In the class you will get to grips with the basics of Illustrator and Photoshop for drawing and then apply the techniques by working through creative exercises in class. You will also be provided with detailed notes on the exercises and new techniques to have as a reference after class when you apply the skills to your own work.

Check out the testimonial page to read some rave reviews from participants.

Private Tuition

There is limited availability for bespoke one-on-one tutorials if you need to learn a certain skill quickly or need to work on a particular project. Email me at melissa@goradiate.ie and let me know what you need.

Connect with me on Facebook

Editorial Illustration:

This group was made to help me and my friends build our editorial portfolio by setting a brief with a deadline each month.

Digital Art Tutorials:

This is a group listing all the best online tutorials I come across. Everyone is welcome to join both groups.


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