Basics of Cartoon Art ~ Coos Art Museum

Posted by OCVA / May 22, 2015

Venture forth into the world of cartooning with former Walt Disney Studios screen cartoonist and General Dynamics illustrator and graphic designer Allen (Tony) Adams.  Join Tony for his six-week workshop covering The Basics of Cartoon Art taking place at Coos Art Museum on Fridays, April 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 2015 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Basics of Cartoon Art workshop is designed to enlighten artists of all skill levels on the basic ingredients required in developing cartoon skills.  Each session will include demonstrations by the instructor, question and answer period, and individual one-on-one help for each participant in developing their own techniques.  This class will also include an introduction to materials and mediums, as well as instruction in the creative process required in designing and accomplishing successful cartoon art.  Cartooning can be one of the most enjoyable art forms an artist can experience.

Class size is limited to 10 participants. Registration ends April 9, 2015. Cost is $135 for CAM members, $150 for non-members. If also taking Basics of Drawing, cost is $115 for CAM members, $130 for non-members. The Basics of Cartoon Art is designed for adults and teens (if it works into their homeschooling / school schedule). Eligible teens with a strong interest in visual art are encouraged to apply for a CAM Art Education Scholarship to offset workshop fee. For scholarship information contact the Art Education Department at (541) 267-3901. Online registration is available at

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