From Planet Krypton to Printed Page: An Insider Look at How Comic Books Are Made
Brooklyn Brainery (515 Court St., Brooklyn)
$30 for both sessions, registration required
Do you fancy yourself the next Stan Lee or Chris Ware? Got the next WATCHMEN or GHOST WORLD in your head and don’t know how to get it out? Or do you just want to learn more about one of America’s only indigenous art forms? Then From Planet Krypton…is the class for you.
Marvel Comics veteran Sven Patrick Larsen takes you through the complete creative process, from initial concepts and character designs through the technical aspects of coloring and lettering to the nitty gritty details of finding a printer or distributor. Along the way, he’ll share personal anecdotes of his over 20 years in the comic book business, provide advice for aspiring professionals, and explore some of the exciting new ways creators can get their four color creations exposed to the reading public.
Trust us, after this class you’ll never look at SPIDER-MAN the same way again!
Students are encouraged to bring their scripts and artwork but no experience necessary!