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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 work.

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. With an Adobe Certified Expert as your teacher, you will get to grips with the basics of Illustrator and Photoshop for drawing. In class you learn 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.

Play with me!

Editorial Illustration Online Group

I set up a Facebook group to help me and my friends build our editorial portfolio. We now have over fifty members and we’re only on our second month. We get to pick one of two briefs per month and the deadline is always the 11th of the month to post the finished piece in the public Flickr group. This month’s articles to choose from are: one about public outdoor swimming pools, and the other is about gardening in the city. Everyone is welcome! Interested?


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