Children's Picture Book Illustration

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Record Type: 
Express Class
Start Date: 
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Online Course: Wednesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm Six-week class beginning July 29, 2020
Schedule time: 
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Course Description:

Choose a classic children’s picture book or bring in your own picture book story and learn about making sequential scenes and creating a picture book dummy. The class will cover thumbnail layouts, storyboarding, and using a scanner/computer to create book dummies. Materials for 1st class: 9”x12” sketchbook, tracing paper pad, kneaded eraser, 3 Staedtler mars #3b drawing pencils, pencil sharpener, and references for your picture book drawings. Students are encouraged to register for both sessions. InDesign and Photoshop are needed; you may purchase them for one month via Adobe Creative Cloud.

  • This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom prior to your first class:
  • You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting ID, to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class.
  • Review the supply list posted. Students are responsible for purchasing all necessary supplies except where indicated.
  • Many of the supply lists for specific EAC classes are available online at Blick U.
  • Classes that do not meet enrollment minimums will be cancelled three days prior to the start of the class.
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Pricing Details

Your price, which appears in the box to the right, has been automatically calculated from the following levels:

  • Regular Rate: $230.00
  • Member Rate: $210.00

Except for the Independent Study Program, EAC membership is no longer required to take adult classes. EAC members receive a tuition discount on all adult classes, youth classes and workshops. A $75 Independent Study membership is required to participate in the Independent Study Program. The Evanston resident discount no longer applies.

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