Comics drawing practice for Spring Break
In this class, we’ll create comic characters, make 4-panel comics, practice illustration techniques for character design, figure drawing, expression and story-telling. Students can come with ideas for a comic they want to create, characters they’ve been working on, or start fresh with character and story prompts provided in class! All materials provided, attend any one day or all 4 days.
Day 1: Creating Characters
Design characters with backstories, using character reference charts
Day 2: Quick Comics
Make a quick 4-panel comic based on step-by-step prompts
Day 3: Details and Expressions
Use line in illustration and angles in comics to create drama, tension and expression
Day 4: Using the Senses to Create Comics
How to make a visual comic that a reader can “hear” “smell” “taste” or “touch”
This class is perfect for students interested in comics, webcomics, graphic novels, character design and story writing.
Hosted at Lebanon Public Library, this class is 4 days. Each day can be attended individually.
March 27-30, 2023
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