Explore the benefits of digital art and learn how to use a Wacom drawing tablet. You’ll learn basic functions of Adobe Photoshop and get to practice using a tablet to create digital art. Appropriate for teens and adults with little-to-no experience with a drawing tablet. Space is limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.
In this workshop, join professional comic artists and discover how comics go from thumbnails, to sketches, to inks, to colors, all the way to final production. Come learn drawing skills specific to drawing for comics, and prepare yourself for a future as a comic creator!
Bring your creativity to explore art that challenges tradition. Learn about the Pop Art Movement and create our own pieces inspired by the likes of Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and many others. All materials will be provided. Space is limited; registration encouraged.
Grab your best denim shirt and join us for a Bob Ross painting class. Paint, canvas and brushes will be provided and happy accidents will be aplenty! Best for elementary and tweens. Space is limited; registration encouraged.
In this workshop, join professional comic artists and discover how comics go from thumbnails to sketches, from inks to colors, and all the way to final production. Learn drawing skills specific to comics and prepare yourself for a future career as a comic creator. Appropriate for ages 8-12.
Join Brian Essig-Peppard, creative director of DiNK Denver and professional illustrator, to learn methods for creating realistic and engaging illustrations and character designs. His experience in film, television and comic books will inform this interactive class geared toward improving your technical skills. Discover methods for engaging your target audience with striking, new art. Appropriate for adults and teens grades 9 and up. Space is limited; registration is required.
Join this teen-run club that explores the world of Japanese animation and art. At this special Anime Club, join Pop Culture Classroom's professional comic artists and explore what differentiates Japanese manga from western comic art. Learn the skills you need to draw in a Japanese style. Appropriate for students in grades 7-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended.
Monday, April 15, 4-6 pm
Students will begin this two-part series by drawing a character using paper and pencil. Then, participants will take that character and learn how to scan it into Photoshop. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Monday, April 22, 4-6 pm
In part two of this series, students will take their digitized character and learn how to use a tablet to outline and color it in. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Monday, April 29, 4-6 pm
Learn techniques for adding shadows and highlights to your digital drawings. Participants will be given a fully-colored drawing to work with in this program. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Join us for an evening of observational drawing. Learn new techniques and enjoy drawing from still lives. Beginners welcome. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited. Registration required.