After School Classes for Ages 5 to 12

Refining Techniques: Graphic Novel

Mondays, 4 to 5:30 pm

Ages 7 to 11

$500

for the semester

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Students will learn about the tradition of sequential art used in classic American comics, manga, and contemporary graphic novels and begin to write their own graphic novel. They will learn techniques in cartoon and perspective drawing, character design, and storyboarding as they work on their own comic book. Young artists will design their own cover art using traditional pen and ink drawing and learn Photoshop skills in order to edit the final colors and images of their comics. Perfect for those new to the art of the graphic novel, as well as aficionados.

*Interested in registering? Please email Melissa at mrobes@cmany.org.

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