• We offer two different CARTOONING CLASSES each quarter: CARTOONING 101 (which teaches a humorous “Sunday Funnies style) and DRAWING COMIC BOOKS AND GRAPHIC NOVELS.
  • We also offer several classes of special interest to cartoonists, including DRAWING PEOPLE, DRAWING IN INK, and DRAWING IN PERSPECTIVE.
  • We sometimes also offering CARTOONING 101 as a one-day workshop.)\
  • More than half of our classes meet on the UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON CAMPUS in Seattle. Other locations include community centers in the greater Seattle area.
  • For short course descriptions and registration links, please scroll down. For more details, click the class titles.

CARTOONING 101 ⟾ starts 7/21 (Saturdays)

In this fun and focused class, you’ll learn how to create your own cartoon characters and show them in action, then finish them in india ink — even if you’ve never drawn before. You can bring your own materials, or buy a materials kit using the link below.

Class #17493
Cartooning 101
Tuition: $120 + $10 registration fee
Saturdays 10 am-12 pm
Three meetings: 7/21, 7/28, 8/4
Seattle: University of Washington
Open to: Adults and teenagers.
Most of the students who take it are adults.
Maximum enrollment: 12. Spaces left: 9

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DRAWING COMIC BOOKS and GRAPHIC NOVELS ⟾ meets on Sunday August 19

In this intensive step-by-step class, students will learn how to draw comic book pages and panels, draw simplified figures, and show them in action. You’ll learn about page layout and design; how to draw comic book pages in pencil, then finish them in ink; and how to tell stories effectively with images.  Note: You can either bring your own materials, or buy a materials kit and pick it up in the first class meeting.

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Class #27702: One-day workshop:
Drawing Comics and Graphic Novels

Tuition: $120 + $10 registration fee
Sunday, 10am-4pm
One meeting: Sunday August 19th
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 10. Open spaces: 9
This class has free parking