Learn the versatile and expressive language of comics! Through in class exercises, lectures and demos, students will learn to make their own comics. We will cover the basics of character design, settings, panel logic, text bubbles, and digital drawing materials via Adobe Illustrator. Students will be encouraged to develop their own drawing style and to borrow freely from the rich and varied tradition of comic art. This course will offer you a well blended sampling of comics fundamentals and exploratory projects.
No class 3/28/2024
All the desktop computers in our computer lab are equipped with the full Adobe Suite, but if you want to work on your own laptop you must purchase the software. UCB students may access Adobe software using these instructions: software.berkeley.edu/adobe-creative-cloud