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Comics drawing and character design
with Aaron Billings
Aaron Billings would like to share his years of experience working in the Melbourne comics scene with you. Through a series of drawing games and story boarding exercises you will develop the skills to create your own 6 page comic.
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Thu, 29 Aug 2019 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Thu, 5 Sept 2019 6:00PM - 8:00PM
What will you learn:
*Drawing games (to loosen you up)
-telephone (drawing game based on the telephone whisper game)
-drawing prompt game
* Drawing technique
- how to hold a pencil for the greatest effect
- how to map out backgrounds and build figures
* Story boarding
-how to build a narrative with 3 acts
-techniques for drafting
What you need to bring:
-Nothing! unless you want to bring some pens that you like to use.
So come and join me for a masterclass in how to be a comics champion.
-There will be snacks, tea and wine provided.
- *Drawing games (to loosen you up) -exquisite corpse -telephone (drawing game based on the telephone whisper game) -drawing prompt game * Drawing technique - how to hold a pencil for the greatest effect - how to map out backgrounds and build figures * Story boarding -how to build a narrative with 3 acts -techniques for drafting
- Drawing skills, story boarding skills
free on street parking
anyone interested in making comics. Any skill level welcome
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Wheelchair access to our studio will be available. If a customer requires an assistant such as a disability support worker, or sign language interpreter, they are welcome to bring them to the workshop without additional cost.