If you’ve dreamt of being the next Dr. Seuss, this course is for you. Students learn to make children’s books from an expert, including text analysis, concept development, character studies, and storyboarding. Students also illustrate in harmony with text, produce a rough dummy, and create three pieces of full-color, resolved illustrations. Also covered: how to submit artwork or book proposals to art directors and editors, how to market one’s work, and what to expect in a publishing contract. Suitable for beginning to advanced artistic skills.
- Through weekly Zoom meetings, students will work under the guidance of instructor expertise to achieve their work in a virtual studio environment.
- This course does not provide certificate credit.
- Prerequisite: None