A Colorful World

Join the International School of Comics for a journey into the world of digital coloring hosted by Ben Hunzeker. A seasoned professional colorist, Ben Hunzeker’s art has been featured in titles such as Archie Comics, G.I Joe and X-men. Under his guidance, this 10-week course will introduce artists, new and skilled, to the basics and intricate techniques of digital coloring.

The 10-week course will begin on December 12 and end on February 27 with a break on December 26 to celebrate the holiday. From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. every Friday, artists will come together to master a new area of art.

During the first week, students will gain basic knowledge of applications within Photoshop such as basic tools, panels, pallets and print settings. Each week the course will build allowing students to utilize the skills they have learned in previous weeks and develop their own piece of art.

By the end of week 10, students will have a completed portfolio demonstrating their knowledge and comprehensive understanding of digital coloring.

To learn more information on the Digital Coloring workshop or register visit, www.schoolofcomics.us. This is one opportunity you will not want to miss out on!

Full Bleed: A Comic Art Showcase

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Join the Chicago Comic Creators for Full Bleed: A Comic Art Showcase. This free gallery showing will feature artwork from some of the city’s best up-and-comic comic artists and writers.

Ten independent, local comic creators will be displaying artwork including pin-ups, sketches, sequential art, and comic books. All art on display will be on sale, and there’ll be a raffle featuring items that won’t be available anywhere else. 

Come for the original artwork. Come for the independent comics. Or come just for a night of music, food, and free beer.

Full Bleed is hosted by the International School of Comics of Chicago, an artistic hub for those who create or consume comics and illustration. 

Featured Comic Creators Include:

Ali Cantarella

Angel Onofre

Daniel Scheuermann and Warwick Johnson

Jacob Halton

Jon Michael Lennon

Jules Vulpes-Rex Shavirov

Kev Anderson

Leo Perez

Patrick Trahey

 

RSVP over here!