Comic book 01 - Character design : cailan burns

ages 9-13 years


Overview: Come and explore the complexities of  comic book character design. Over three Monday afternoons for an hour and a half each week, Cailan Burns will introduce the skills and techniques to help you draw, design and bring to life a character strong enough to hold up your own comic adventure.

*Further workshops to follow covering more aspects of comic books creation.

 Outcomes: Throughout this process children will be introduced to the concept of:

  • Preliminary sketches
  • Exploring drawing and illustration techniques
  • Looking at other comic book artists and styles
  • Gaining confidence to draw in their own style
  • Character development
  • Creating a back story for their character
  • Finished artwork

Date and Time: 3 x Monday after school from 4.00 pm - 5.30 pm

Commences on Monday 19th of October

2nd Class Monday the 26th of October.

Final Class Monday the 2nd of November.

Skill level: Beginner’s class for children aged 9-13 who already have a keen interest in drawing.

Materials supplied: All materials supplied

Cost: 1.5 hour class x three weeks = 4.5 hours of tuition. Course cost $95.00

Note: Numbers are limited to 10 students