Creating Comics and Graphic Novels
Summer Writing Workshop
With Mariko Tamaki and Willow Dawson
at University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies
July 16 – 20, 2012 – 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
“Creating Comics and Graphic Novels” is a combination of theory and practice designed for writers/illustrators who are developing comic book or graphic novel projects. Course will provide students with an introduction to the amazingly diverse world of comics and daily workshops/assignments to develop their new comic works. This course will be co-taught by writer Mariko Tamaki (Skim, Emiko Superstar) and illustrator and writer Willow Dawson (Hyena in Petticoats, Lila and Ecco’s Do-It-Yourself Comics Club). Students should bring rough characters and story ideas to the first class and be ready to begin conceptualizing on the first day.
The course fee is $699.
Registration and more course deets here: http://2learn.utoronto.ca/uoft/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load&courseId=4098648