In a Single Bound: Comic Book Creation I

Art and Design Classes for Kids and Teens

Students in this class will learn about the expansive world of comic book stories and drawing styles. While learning the fundamental aspects of comic book creation and design, students will explore the diverse world of traditional comics. 

They will create original characters and storylines and will be introduced to the techniques, materials, and disciplines used to create professional comic art.

Students will also learn the following skills: Page layout; penciling; lettering; and inking. / Basic drawing skills are strongly recommended.

Complete this class and then register for the next class in this Comic Art series: Faster than a Speeding Bullet: Comic Art II, starting July 9.

What to Bring: Drawing notebook; pens and pencils. / Students will spend approximately $50 on supplies (not included in tuition). / A complete list of suggested materials will be discussed during the first class meeting.

Students must be eleven years, and not older than fourteen years of age, on the first day of class. View complete policies here.

Class Scholarships and Savings

/ Financial-need scholarships available for teens ages 12-14 residing in Minneapolis proper. Learn more and apply online.
/ Register for more than one class at a time and receive $25 off each additional class (same day registrations only).


Contact MCAD Continuing Education at or call 612.874.3765.

Course Details

Course Number: CST 9405
Dates: Jun. 9 – Jul. 2
Monday, Wednesday
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Dave Wheeler
Main Building Room 430
Non-Credit Tuition: $280.00

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