|Course Dates||Monday - Friday, 7th - 11th August 2023|
|Times||10.00am – 5.00pm|
|Experience Level||Ages 14-16, All Levels|
|Location||Art Academy London, 165A Mermaid Court, SE1 1HR|
This five-day course encourages students aged 14 to 16 to use traditional and digital techniques to create pages for comics and graphic novels, including character design and development, visual storytelling, colouring and lettering. By the end of the course, students will have produced at least two full-colour pages of comic-strip art.
This course is ideal for students of all skill levels, from those looking to advance their artistic skills and creative confidence to those looking to increase an interest in a subject that isn’t their favourite!
During this course we’ll cover the following topics:
- Character design.
- Creating a world for your characters to inhabit.
- Visual storytelling – the ‘language’ of comics.
- Creating a storyline; Inking tools and techniques.
- Digital colouring and lettering.
- Preparing work for digital and print publishing.
Please be aware that on Friday the class will finish at 4.30pm.
Please note, you must, after your purchase, complete a consent form before your child can join our Young Artists programme. After you have booked your course, you will receive a link to the consent form which you can fill in and sign online. If you prefer to download the form in a pdf format and/or print a paper copy then you can follow this link. In this case, please email your completed form to email@example.com or post it to Art Academy London, Mermaid Court, 165a Borough High Street, London SE1 1HR.
“Thank you to the teacher for her extra time and effort in helping me with proportion of the face when sketching. I found it so valuable!”