Cartooning For Adults
Oct
13
to Nov 17

Cartooning For Adults

Saturdays October 13th - November 17th (6 weeks) 

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

(Maximum of 7 students)

$179.99

Course Description:

Have you always enjoyed the Sunday funnies, and wanted to try cartooning yourself?  This class is designed to introduce the basic skills involved in drawing cartoon characters and creating your own cartoon. We will study great character design, practice breaking down classic cartoon characters into simple forms and then use this knowledge to create our own new characters! Students will learn the classic techniques of cartoonists and practice using the materials professional cartoonists used from the past as well as today.

 

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Anime and Cartooning Workshop
Oct
20
to Dec 15

Anime and Cartooning Workshop

Saturday Afternoons, October 20th to December 15th (9 Weeks)

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Ages 10 - 18 (Maximum of 8 students)

$249.99

Teacher: Lori Salas

Course Description:

Do you want the freedom to work on your own projects with the guidance of a professional?

In this course, students will be instructed in the fundamentals of cartooning and anime. A structured lesson will be given at the beginning of each class. However, after each lesson, students will be encouraged to create their own projects. This way, their learning will be self-directed with the assistance of a professional comic illustrator and animator to help them achieve their goals all while working alongside other like-minded artists.

  1.  Drawing faces, heads, eyes.
  2.  Gestures and basic bodies
  3.  Hands, feet
  4.  Expressions, facial details, hair.
  5.  Clothing and outfits
  6.  Character design
  7. Special effects (water, electricity, attacks, energy balls, etc).
  8.  Backgrounds/basic perspective, Composition
  9.  Inking, coloring.
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Marker Workshop
Sep
29
to Oct 6

Marker Workshop

Saturdays, September 29 - October 6th (2 weeks)

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Ages 12 + Teens and Adults Welcome (Maximum of 7 students)

$59.99

Course Description:

If you are looking to level up your marker game, this is the class for you.

In this two week workshop, students will learn the fundamentals of coloring with markers. They will learn to use color theory to pick basic colours and then how to build form using light and shadow techniques. The course will be taught and demonstrated using COPIC (alcohol based) and PERMAPAQUE paint markers (pigment based). The instructor will demonstrate the specific properties of these markers. However, students are encouraged to bring whatever markers they currently use to the workshop.

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Cartooning For Kids
Sep
29
to Nov 3

Cartooning For Kids

Saturdays September 29th - November 3rd (6 weeks) 

11:30 am– 12:30 am

Ages 7 - 13 (Maximum of 7 students)

$139.99 + HST

Teacher: Marshall Geddes

Course Description:

Learn the trade secrets of cartoonists! Each participant will learn how to construct characters, whether they’re muscle-bound super heroes, video game characters, Darth Vader, or good old Bugs Bunny. All cartoon characters are built on the same principles of solid drawing.  If your child likes to draw cartoons, or just to have fun drawing, this is the course for them! 

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