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$200 1 seat left
Start Date:

Mon, Jul 12, 9:30am - Jul 16, 12:30pm Eastern Time (5 sessions)

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Important:
Early Bird pricing runs through 05/31/2021, $250 thereafter.
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Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 8 - 11 years old
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this kids art class:

Students will learn about the tradition of sequential art used in American comics, manga, and contemporary graphic novels while exploring techniques in cartoon and perspective drawing, character design, cover art, and storyboarding. Throughout the week, artists will work towards completing a chapter in their very own graphic novel.

This unique, interactive class is perfect for those new to the art of the graphic novel, as well as those familiar with the process. At the end of the week, copies of students’ graphic novels will be available online, as well as print-to-order.

Materials: 

  1. White paper sketchpad
  2. Construction paper
  3. Markers
  4. Ink pens
  5. Pencil
  6. Watercolors
  7. Colored pencils
  8. Eraser

What to Expect:

  • Class takes place Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM under the supervision of a CMA Teaching Artist specially trained in teaching art to children.
  • Curriculum combines elements of art practices and an introduction to contemporary artists, allowing for an active and entertaining live class.
  • Small class size allows for more interaction between children and the instructor.
  • Students are encouraged to express their ideas, activate their imaginations, and connect with others through activities rooted in art and expression.
  • Each student will receive individual artistic support, encouragement, and creative challenges unique to their learning style and skill level. Parents and caregivers have the flexibility to register their child student for the program of their choosing, including siblings of varied ages into the same camp.
  • Cost of materials is not included in class fee. Prior to class, students will receive a curated list with purchase links, as well as DIY alternatives.

Class Details:

  • This class may be recorded for educational and promotional purposes. If you do not wish to have your image or name on screen, please join with audio only and rename yourself using the Zoom rename options.


Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy
Refund Policy: CMA is not responsible for providing make-up classes or issuing refunds for programs missed as a result of illness, emergencies, or other events beyond our control. If you would like to cancel your enrollment in a class, CMA will provide you with a full refund minus a $75 registration fee up to two weeks prior to the start of class. Within two weeks of the start of the class, CMA will provide you with a full refund minus the $75 registration fee ONLY if CMA is able to fill your child’s place in the class. If CMA is unable to fill the place in the class, the class will be non-refundable.

Cancellation Policy: CMA reserves the right to cancel any class due to low enrollment. If a class has 0 students enrolled, you will be notified of the cancellation 4 weeks prior to the start of the class. If a class has 3 students or under enrolled, you will be notified of the cancellation 2 weeks prior to the start date. If CMA cancels a class that your child is enrolled in, you will have the option to switch classes within the program or receive a full refund. Please sign up early to ensure classes proceed as scheduled.
Start Dates (2)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD 5 $200
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Jul 13 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Wed, Jul 14 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Thu, Jul 15 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Fri, Jul 16 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD
9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD 5 $200
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Aug 24 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Wed, Aug 25 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Thu, Aug 26 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Fri, Aug 27 9:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time TBD

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