Drawing and Inventing Superheroes
April 10, 2017
9 AM - 12 PM
Week of April 10 - 14
Ages 10 - 13
Flex your creative muscles as you invent and draw your own superheroes and comic characters. Designed with beginners in mind, this class will use art on view as inspiration. Learn the basics of figure drawing, techniques to render accurate proportions, and the use of shading to show depth and musculature.
$125 members • $150 nonmembers
Instructor: Jaime Shilen
About the Instructor:
Jaime Shilen received his bachelor’s and master’s in art education from Buffalo State College in New York. A teacher for 16 years, Shilen is currently the art teacher at Toby Johnson Middle School in the Elk Grove Unified School District. Shilen has also worked for the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, N.Y., and as a teaching artist and member of ART ATTACK!, a satellite art program for at-risk inner city students. He encourages and inspires students to develop their own personal style of creativity.
Register by clicking the REGISTER button above or visit the Museum Admission Desk.
No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms. Registered students are not permitted to bring guests.