Current Status
Not Enrolled
Get Started
This class is currently closed

Class Description

Utilizing fundamentals of design, students will create their own super heroes and villain comic book cover.

Learning Objectives: in this class, students will learn about

  • Utilizing the basic tools in Photoshop and Adobe Fresco, students will explore the fundamentals of design:
    • Shape, contrast, line, color, texture, space, and hierarchy
  • Utilizing the tools in Photoshop and Adobe Fresco: students will explore character design with simple shapes focusing on silhouettes.
    • Students will explore what makes a character memorable.
    • Students will explore and discuss what aspects of design makes a character likable and not.  
  • Students will gain a fundamental knowledge of what character design is and how to create a three point turnaround. 
  • Students will explore comic book art and covers and the fundamentals of creating them.
    • Students will utilize the fundamentals of perspective, foreshortening and the rule of thirds. 
    • Students will explore color pallets and how to choose them. 


  • iMac
  • iPad
  • Pencils


  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Fresco
  • Adobe Capture

Deliverables: Students and Class Projects

  • Comic book hero and villain creation 
  • Comic book cover
Scroll to Top