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Expert art instruction for teens in everything from landscapes to portraits, from life drawing to abstraction in oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastels, and more.

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Nowadays its easier than ever to publish your own comic, thanks to the Internet...but how does a successful webcomic artist get their ideas off the ground? This course will cover various techniques for comics as well as discuss strategies for starting and maintaining a successful project on the web. Topics will be covered weekly include improving your artistic skills, safely & effectively using the web to your advantage, and managing consistant updates of your work online. The culmination of this class will be completing the first chapter/forward of your comic ready to be published online.

250013

Start date: 01/08/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (1/8/2018-3/12/2018)

Materials Cost: $20.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : Alli Gildea 

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Mondays, 6-8pm | Create characters! Explore comic book and Japanese/Chinese-style drawing, from dynamic perspectives to classic anime/manga facial features. All materials included.

250001

Start date: 01/08/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (1/8/2018-3/12/2018)

Materials Cost: $20.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : Doug Baron 

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This course is for high school students preparing their portfolios for applying to college art programs. Students will have their current portfolios reviewed and skills assessed in order to evaluate what additional work they will need. Lessons will then be administered to help improve skills and prepare the strongest work possible for their college applications.

250012

Start date: 01/09/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (1/9/2018-3/20/2018)

Materials Cost: $35.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : James Adkins 

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Wednesdays, 6-8pm | Make a mini comic book! Create unique comic book characters and develop interesting stories for them with individual help from comic book artist Doug Baron. Study character design, narrative storytelling, camera angles, lighting, expressions, sound effects, lettering, inking, and more will be covered while you work on an eight-page, mini comic book. All materials included.

250003

Start date: 01/10/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (1/10/2018-3/14/2018)

Materials Cost: $20.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : Doug Baron 

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Thursdays, 6-8pm | With an emphasis on artistic individuality, your teen will build a solid drawing and painting foundation through demonstrations and experimentations. Students will develop their own styles and, at the same time, learn fundamentals of drawing and painting by exploring color and shadow to create still lifes, portraits, and more. Materials List

250004

Start date: 01/11/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (1/11/2018-3/15/2018)

Materials Cost: $35.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 

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Create characters! Explore comic book and Japanese/Chinese-style drawing, from dynamic perspectives to classic anime/manga facial features. All materials included.

250001

Start date: 01/13/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (1/13/2018-3/24/2018)

Materials Cost: $20.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : Doug Baron 

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Saturdays, 10am-12pm | Create an expressive and confident artistic voice and point of view with the basics of composition and color. Explore your painting process in different media. Interpret the world the way you see it in a relaxed and purposeful environment. Materials List

250011

Start date: 01/13/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (1/13/2018-3/24/2018)

Materials Cost: $20.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : Divya Adusumilli 

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Saturdays, 12-2pm | Character design for comics, video games, animation and more. In this drawing-heavy course, students will get into gesture, structure, perspective, and foreshortening. We will also discuss how best to express your character's unique traits to make them believable to your audience. Upon completing this course, students will have a character turnaround, expression sheet, actionsheet, and (time permitting) storyboard or comic sequence. Materia List

250006

Start date: 01/13/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Weekly - Sat 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (1/13/2018-3/24/2018)

Materials Cost: $0.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $260.00

Instructor : Samantha Matthews 

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Advance your drawing and painting techniques using graphite, charcoal, and oil paint. Work on still lifes, drawing from a model, perspective, color, and composition. Organize a group of work into a cohesive collection and develop a portfolio for future college use. Some materials are provided; see additional materials list online. Materials List

250016

Start date: 01/13/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Weekly - Sat 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (1/13/2018-3/24/2018)

Materials Cost: $35.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $260.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 

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Advance your drawing and painting techniques using graphite, charcoal, and oil paint. Work on still lifes, drawing from a model, perspective, color, and composition. Organize a group of work into a cohesive collection and develop a portfolio for future college use. Some materials are provided; see additional materials list online. Materials List

250007

Start date: 01/13/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Weekly - Sat 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (1/13/2018-3/24/2018)

Materials Cost: $60.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $280.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 

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Saturdays, 2:30-4:30pm | Working from clothed models, draw figures that really come to life! Learn perspective and foreshortening, weight distribution, line of action, pinch and stretch, and more. If you are interested in animation, comic and cartoon art, or game characters, this class is for you! Materials List

250008

Start date: 01/13/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Weekly - Sat 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM (1/13/2018-3/24/2018)

Materials Cost: $60.00

10 sessions.

Tuition: $260.00

Instructor : Joel Tidey 

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Create a innovative and imaginative three-dimensional piece for your portfolio! Alter a book by cutting and folding to make a magnificent sculptural form.

200020

Start date: 02/21/18

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 4:45 PM - 6:45 PM (2/21/2018-2/21/2018)

Materials Cost: $15.00

1 session

Tuition: $50.00

Instructor : Andrea Gianchiglia 



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