Department of Cartooning

The Cartooning program is a three year intensive that builds upon each year. In year one (sophomore year), students learn rendering, anatomy, traditional proportions, traditional inking materials, various inking techniques and character design. Projects include traditional model sheets and a sculpture bust of their character. The second year consists of an introduction to storytelling with story boarding, various digital rendering techniques and applications as well as creating their own cast of characters. Projects include commercial storyboards, full body character sculptures and watercolor backgrounds. The third year consists of making their own comic book, marketing and self promotion. Projects include script writing, a personal comic story, business cards and traditional painting.