To get a better grasp on things, here is a cool video on the kinds of experiences you may have once you enroll.
If you feel you’re lacking in the art department, don’t fret. This is Cardboard-Crack. It’s a comic about Magic: The Gathering that uses stick figures. And it’s awesome.
Comics are one of the most popular and exciting ways to tell a story. This course offers a look at the fundamental building blocks of the comic book medium. Exploring panel to panel transitions, text to image relationships, and the intricacies of page layouts, students will examine new and innovative ways to bring their stories to life.
This course is designed for both beginning and advanced visual artists. Whether students have tried their hand at comics before or are simply interested in investigating how comics work, this course will provide insights to help storytellers make the most of every page.
Session 1: Defining Comics
Identify key relationships in sample texts & demonstrate the use various camera angles on a comics page
Session 2: Comics Relationships
Create Text-Image and Image-Image Panels
Session 3: Time And Space
One Second, One Hour, One Day Comics Challenge
Session 4: Layout And Grid Design
Apply multiple panel grids to provided script
Session 5: Thumbnails
Create thumbnail sketches of a multipage scene
Sign up soon because classes start in February.