Comics II - Ages 9-12

For comic book artists ready to go to the next level. Advance your skills in storytelling, drawing, lettering and inking. Learn to master professional tools and techniques. Throughout, we will look closely at narrative and visual techniques in your favorite comics and graphic novel classics.

Build on the basics learned in Comics l. Develop your characters and stories and refine your visuals with a collaborative artist-writer teaching team. Prerequisite: One session of Comics l or instructor’s permission.

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Bring to class:

  • A small stack of white typing paper
  • A small note-pad
  • Some pencils (mechanical pencils are best)
  • A ruler
  • A folder for your work

All other materials will be supplied.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

Fall 2017

Section 2: 10 Saturdays, 10:30am–12pm
2F: Oct 7–Dec 16 (no class Oct 21, Nov 11)
Instructors: Rachel MaguireKate Carito


Winter 2018

Section 2: 10 Saturdays, 10:30am—12pm
2W: Jan 6–Mar 17 (no class Feb 24) (snow day make-up Mar 24)
Instructors: Rachel MaguireKate Carito


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