Cartoon Art Museum Offers Cartooning Classes for Parents and Children

Looking for something fun to do with your kids this winter break? Head to the Cartoon Art Museum for parent/child comic making classes!

Celebrate the end of the year with fun classes that will have adults and kids teaming up to create their own cartoons at the Cartoon Art Museum! These classes will take place over the winter holiday break on December 27, 2012 and January 3, 2013, and additional kids’ classes will be held on December 28, 2012 and January 4, 2013. The cost of materials and Cartoon Art Museum admission is included in the tuition fee.

Tuition for these classes can be paid through Guestlist. Space is limited, and advance reservations are recommended.

Winter Cartooning Classes for Parents and Children
Cartoon Art Museum Classes:
Thursday, December 27, 2012 – Parent/Child Class: Crazy and Cute Critters;
Friday, December 28, 2012 – Ages 8-14 years old: Drawing Mystic Heroes from Fantastic Lands;
Thursday, January 3, 2013 – Parent/Child Class: Superheroes and Supervillains;
Friday, January 4, 2013 – Ages 8-14 Years old: Using Reference Materials to Create Characters
From 11am-1pm

Please visit http://guestlistapp.com/events/133932 to register. Class space is limited.

Thursday Dec 27th, 2012 – Parent/Child Class: Crazy and Cute Critters
Ages: Parents/Guardians and Children (7 to 12 years old) recommended
Time: 11am – 1pm

Cost: $10 per person (all children must be accompanied by an adult, ideally no more than two children per parent)
About: Adults and Kids team up to create their own Critters, Creatures and Monsters—whether they be scary, cute or something else. This class will teach basic cartooning skills mixed with lots of fun creativity challenges.

Friday Dec 28th – Cartooning Lab: Drawing Mystic Heroes from Fantastic lands
Ages: 8 to 14
Time: 11am to 1pm
Cost: $15 per student
About: Students will learn to draw heroic ladies and gents with inspiration from cultures around the world. Materials provided.
Featured skills: figure drawing, thumbnails, storytelling, costuming.

Thursday Jan 3, 2013 – Parent/Child Class: Superheroes and Supervillains
Ages: Parents/Guardians and Children (7 to 12 years old) recommended
Time: 11am – 1pm
Cost: $10 per person (all children must be accompanied by an adult, ideally no more than two children per parent)
About: In this Adult/Kid combo class we will create our own Hero and Villain characters while learning some of the basics of cartooning.

Friday Jan 4, 2013 – Cartooning Lab: Heroes and villains from the Supernatural Realm.
Ages: 8 to 14
Time: 11am to 1pm
Cost: $15 per student
About: Students learn to draw the heroic and villainous residents of the dark and mysterious realms of the supernatural. Vampires! Zombies! Sorcerers! And MORE! Materials provided.
Featured skills: figure drawing, thumbnails, storytelling, costuming.

All classes are taught by longtime CAM instructor Brian Kolm of Atomic Bear Press

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