Comic Book Illustration & Comic Book Digital Art Classes in Hoboken (Ages 7 & Up) 2020-2021 ***Correct


Comic Book Illustration Ages 7, 8 and 9 (Fridays 3:30-4:30pm)
Comic Book Illustration Ages 10 and up (Fridays 5-6pm)
Comic Book Digital Art Ages 10 & up (Fridays pm)
Advanced Comic Book Illustration Ages 10 to Teen (Mondays 4:45-5:45pm)

In accordance with safety guidelines class size is limited to ensure that each student has their own desk and is able to be socially distanced.

Staff and students will be asked to wash their hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds prior to entering the studio. Hand Sanitizer will be provided.

Urban Arts will take each child’s temperature.

Face masks are required to be worn in the Studio

All supplies will be cleaned and disinfected between uses. We will minimize sharing of objects as much as possible.

All surfaces, desks, tables, chairs etc. will be cleaned and disinfected between classes, using products that meet EPA disinfection criteria and will not be done when children are present.

Students should bring their own smocks or wear clothes that are appropriate for art-making.  Urban Arts will no longer provide smocks in keeping with safety practices.

Students will:

  • Draw their own cartoon characters, creatures, animals, magical beasts, etc.
  • Develop narrative and graphic abilities
  • Learn how to draw facial expressions and dynamic actions
  • Use the complex language of cartooning to create unique stories
  • Experiment with a wide range of media (pencil, marker, watercolor, ink, etc.
  • Explore various styles of comics including superhero, Japanese manga, and underground traditional

 

Comic Book Illustration
FRIDAYS

3:30-4:30pm (Ages 7 & up)
5:00-6:00pm (Ages 10 & up)

Session 1: 12 Weeks
Tuition $384
September 18, 25
October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
November 6, 13, 20
December 4. 18
(No class November 27 and December 11,  2020)

(Winter Break December 25, 2020 and January 1, 2021)

Session 2: 12 Weeks
Tuition $384
January 8, 15, 22, 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26
March 5, 12, 19, 26

(Spring Break April 2 and 9,  2021)

Session 3: 9 Weeks
Tuition $288
April  16, 23, 30
May 7, 14, 21
June 4, 11 18
(No class May 28, 2021)

 


   
 Comic Book Digital Art

This class will not be running, but   
if you are interested in learning about digital art,
please see our Digital Art Techniques class
on Saturdays 1-2pm.

 

Fridays 6-7 pm    Ages 10 and up
Limited to 6 students  

Students will:

  • Create their own characters
  • Develop a unique narrative
  • Work on a digital tablet
  • Learn how to use Sketchbook Pro to add color to their images
  • Tablet or computer recommended

Session 1 – 8 Weeks
Tuition $

September 18
October 2, 9, 16, 30
November 6, 13,
December 4
(Winter Break December 25, 2020 and January 1, 2021)

Session 2  –  Dates to be determined

Session 3 – Dates to be determined

Register Fridays6-7pm


Advanced Comic Book Art  

Mondays 4:45-5: 45pm  Ages 10 through Teens
Limited to 6 students
This class is temporarily unavailable.

Students will:

  • Create their own characters
  • Develop a unique narrative
  • Learn how to combine character, setting and plot into a cohesive work
  • Use copic markers to color their images
  • Produce work to include in a portfolio

Session 1 – 13 weeks
Tuition $416
September 14, 21, 28
October 5. 19. 26
November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
December 7, 14
(No classes October 12, 2020)

(Winter Break December 21 and 28, 2020 )

Session 2  –  10 Weeks
Tuition $320
Jan 4, 11, 25
February 1, 8, 22
March 1, 8, 15, 22
(No Class January 18 and February 15, 2021)

(Spring Break March 29 and April 5,  2021)

Session 3 –  9 weeks
Tuition $288

April 12, 19, 26
May 3, 10, 17, 24
June 7, 14
(No class May 31, 2021)

Register Mondays4:45-5:45pm