Comics I - Ages 9-12

Make your own comic book. Looking at anime and manga, learn how to tell stories in visual form. Then create dynamic characters, stories and visuals with a collaborative artist–writer teaching team.

Students may take this class for multiple semesters and continue to build skills each time. For ages 13–17, take Comics II.

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All Levels




Section 2 (Saturdays) with Rachel Maguire: All materials will be provided.

Section 1 (Thursdays) with Rob Stull, please bring:

  • A small stack of white typing paper
  • A small note-pad
  • Some pencils (mechanical pencils are best)
  • A ruler
  • A folder for your work

All other materials will be supplied.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost


Section 1W: 10 Thursdays, 45:30pm
Jan 7–Mar 17, 2016 (no class Feb 18) (snow day make-up Mar 24)
Instructors: Rachel MaguireKate Carito

Section 2W: 10 Saturdays, 10:30am12pm
Jan 9Mar 19, 2016 (no class Feb 20) (snow day make-up Mar 26)
Instructors: Rachel MaguireKate Carito
$184 FULL


Section 1S: 10 Thursdays, 45:30pm
Mar 31–June 9, 2016 (no class Apr 21)
Instructors: Rob StullKate Carito
$184 OPEN

Section 2S: 10 Saturdays, 10:30am12pm
Apr 2June 18, 2016 (no class Apr 23, May 28)
Instructors: Rachel MaguireKate Carito
$184 FULL

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