Pen & Panel Comic Creation Class
*Online For Now – This normally in-person program is currently running online until it is safe to return to the classroom.
Play drawing games, improve your art style, learn to make comics both online and on paper and pitch ideas, plus lots more! Hang out with like-minded artists and comic writers. Work on individual projects or collaborate. Focus on topics that will help you expand your skillset. Ages 12 and up. September to June, join any time.
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER – HENRY GREYSON instructing an Animation Workshop – Oct 15, 5-6:30 PM (online)
Delve into the crucial aspect of animation in between the written word and the final visuals on the screen. Merging the two is easier said than done. Find the tools you can use to get those ideas out of your brain and into animation.
We will cover the following:
-Fundamentals of visual storytelling
-Dissecting animation to understand what works
-Type of shot selection, and what they mean
-Making your ideas make sense to you
-Thumbnails and their importance
-How best to convey the ideas to others
-How to start
*** (free for members of Pen&Panel). Drawing skills aren’t necessary for the workshop, stick figures are totally a-okay.