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Vacation Week: Drawing Manga Traditions

February 17, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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One event on February 19, 2021 at 4:00 pm

- $50

In this easy-paced online February Vacation Week class with popular Umbrella Arts teacher Alicia Herman, time travel back to ancient Japan!

Over two afternoon sessions, Wednesday February 17, 2021 and Friday February 19, 2021, 4:00 – 5:30pm, we’ll learn about how the tradition of manga comics started long ago and experiment with creating our own. Sketch, blend, and overlap colors with illustrative markers. Draft images of silly dragons, charming creatures, ghosts, and goblins. See Hokusai’s wave. Meet the great ancestors of Pokémon and Totoro. Designed for ages 9-14.

Bristol paper or mixed media paper, Prisma Colors or Ohuhu marker set (or other brand), Sakura Gelly Roll Pen White or Uni Ball Signo Broad White (or another brand), and pencils.

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Concord, MA 01742 United States
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