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Aug 22 Aug 26 '22
Monday to Friday

12:00pm – 4:00pm

Ages 13-17
Love reading comics and drawing? This graphic novel class allows students to explore the art of storytelling through illustration, and an opportunity to learn more about the world of indie comics and local creators in connection with the upcoming Prairie Comics Festival http://prairiecomics.com/.

Students will explore character creation, humour, interactive art, and creative design. Throughout the week, students will make their own comics, as well as collaborative zine work with peers.

To help ensure the comfort and safety of all students and instructors, masks or face coverings are mandatory while in classrooms, and proof of vaccination is required for students ages 12+.  You can read more about our safety measures here.


Jay Cormack

Jay Cormack (he/they) is an artist, educator, and one of the organizers of the upcoming Prairie Comics Festival, a 2-day celebration of indie comics with a marketplace, panels, and workshops. This year the festival is on September 10 & 11, 2022 at the West End Cultural Centre. Learn more at: http://prairiecomics.com/

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