Join the International School of Comics for our uniquely designed Illustration Program beginning on Monday, October 27. With 18 spots available, this three-year program will provide students with the tools they need to develop a professional artist profile and proficiently translate concepts into images and ideas.
Students will lead into the world of the most powerful and versatile medium for artist communication. Through various in class exercises, projects and educational forums, students will learn how to properly analyze and apply the creative process along with its expressive graphic communication to create unique and powerful pieces.
During their first year with the International School of Comics, students will grasp a main focus of proper illustration styles and techniques and a complete understanding of the creative process involved. Additionally, students will be given the opportunity to master the fundamentals of drawing, visual communication, color theory and other techniques necessary in the world of art.
Upon their second year, the International School of Comics will assist students in strengthening their anatomical and perspective skills while making them comfortable with different ink and water painting techniques.
As the third and final year of the program builds on the Watercolor and Tempera techniques while adding Oil. Additionally, students will be introduced to digital illustration and learn to manage the most current digital software programs including Photoshop and Illustrator.
Upon completion of the Illustration Program, the International School of Comics can assure that students will have the proper tools, techniques and educational skills necessary to market themselves in a highly individual and distinctive manner.