CEGN 160 F001: The Contemporary Comic

Sep 28
Nov 23

In this course you will learn the necessary tools to tell great stories in the medium of comics by bringing together storytelling with illustration. Topics include text and image relationships, dialogue and character development, narrative structures, body language, passage of time, flow, perspective, and composition. You will learn to develop your own ideas from concept to final product, and have a draft comic on completion of the course.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Sep 28-Oct 5
M 123 NB
Oct 19-Nov 23
M 123 NB


Instructor information: 
Please bring the following supplies to class:
* 1 1 oz FW Acrylic Ink Black
* 1 white Staedtler eraser
* 1 Col-erase light blue pencil
* 1 Staedtler graphite pencil 2B
* 1 metal ruler
* 2 round bristle brush
* 1 Strathmore bristol pad 400 Smooth 14"X17"
* 1 Glue Stick 20gm
* 1 Sketchbook Wire bound 8.5"X11"
* 1 Speedball Cartooning Set
Estimated cost: $62.00

***Please bring items marked with a '*' to your first class.***

***If required, photocopy/printer cards can be purchased from
the vending machine outside the Emily Carr cafeteria.***

***Present this ECUAD Registration Statement at Opus Framing &
Art Supplies to qualify for a student discount.***

***In order to minimize disruption, students are expected to
arrive at class a minimum of 5 minutes prior to the designated
start time.  If possible, please notify your instructor ahead of
time if you expect to be late or absent.***