Masters School of Art

Christian Center for the Arts

Cartoon Character Design

LEVEL: All  

AGE REQUIREMENTS: None 

PREREQUISITES: cartooning (can be taken as co-requisite)


DESCRIPTION: students will learn to create and refine original character designs. The first few weeks will be spent writing and designing characters. Assignments will be given to take home to practice interpreting character descriptions.  Each student will create one complete original character design, a brief character Bio and a usable model sheet.


HOW TO SUCCEED:  to be successful in this class students will need to produce one (or more) consistent character design(s) and Display it with a model sheet and a written character description.


SUPPLIES:  Pencils, inking pens, Markers or Color Pencils and the Willingness to put wild ideas on paper.