Cartooning for Adults

with Marcel Lamont and additional Toonseum artists

Ages 18+

Sessions 1 & 2

Beginners to Intermediate

For anyone who has ever said, “I can’t even draw stick figures,” this is the course for you! Participants will learn how to draw people, faces, hands, hair, etc., while combining real-life drawing with their imaginations to create original characters and build their worlds. Fundamentals of comic-book and comic-strip style storytelling will be covered as well. Pittsburgh artist Marcel Walker will instruct you through live demos with interactive participation, plenty of drawing, and lots of fun!

Session 1

5 Fridays: January 27-March 3 (No class February 17)
10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Member Price: $230 (Non-Member Price: $288)

Session 2

5 Fridays: March 10-April 27 (No class March 24, April 7 or 14)
10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Member Price: $230 (Non-Member Price: $288)

Session 3

Intermediate to Advanced (Prerequisite of having attended previous session advised.)

Learn more advanced skills of the cartoon arts, culminating in drawing your own short comics story! Participants will learn about the interaction of images and words, timing, composition, and how to craft an engaging graphic prose narrative. Fun art exercises will be coupled with time to experiment and develop your cartooning prowess. Pittsburgh artist Marcel Walker will instruct you in bringing your ideas to life with pencils, ink, paper, and fun!
5 Fridays: May 5-June 2
10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Member Price: $230 (Non-Member Price: $288)

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