CARD Classes

Character Cartooning

three cartoon style characters

Learn how to create a cartoon-style original character in a relaxed and low pressure drawing environment. Students will build a character from the ground up by using shape, proportion, and expressive body language to develop a unique and memorable design. Creative exploration is encouraged and students will sketch out a variety of character ideas before working up to a final inked and colored design.

Classes held from 4-5:30 PM. $55, $10 supply fee due on first day of class.

Location:
CARD Community Center 545 Vallombrosa Ave, Chico

Sessions:
Tuesdays | 9/20-10/11 Tuesdays | 10/18-11/8 Tuesdays | 11/15-12/13

Illustrated Book Making

stationery for sketching and drawing on wooden table

Do you like both art and writing? Learn how to combine them together to create your own hand-bound illustrated book. Students will write a short story and develop concept art for illustrations, then bind a paperback book and fill it with their creative work. Along the way, they will learn about the elements of writing as well as illustration and design techniques.

Classes held from 4-6 PM. $60, $10 supply fee due on first day of class. No class on 11/23.  

Location:
CARD Community Center 545 Vallombrosa Ave, Chico

Sessions:
Wednesdays | 10/5-10/26 Wednesdays | 11/2-11/30