COURSE FINDER
illustration of people working in a printing studio.  Images is in hues of pink and blue.

Minicomics: From the Page to Production

Feb 2 - Apr 27
$675
Wednesday 6:30-9:30 PM 12 sessions
Wednesday 6:30-9:30 PM 12 sessions
Location
Location to be announced
Faculty
Wren McDonald, Illustrator, cartoonist
The goal of this course is to create Risograph-printed, narrative-based minicomics from start to finish. Students will experiment with writing and drawing short comics, and learn to use Risograph to print and assemble them. Throughout the course they will be challenged to thrive within the limitations of this printing process. Students will also learn to analyze comics not only through written and drawn techniques, but also through color, physicality and printing technique. This course is for students who are interested in creating comics, as well as producing thoughtful, tangible art objects. Students will complete multiple zines; the final project will be a print run of a multicolor, Risograph-printed minicomic.
NOTE: This course is held on campus at SVA.
Course Number
VNC-2362-A
Credits
3.5 CEUs
  • Beginning Monday, January 24, every member of the SVA campus community must be vaccinated, and those who are eligible must be boosted against COVID-19 to be able to access SVA’s facilities. Students registered for on-campus course(s) must provide a copy of their vaccination record at least one week in advance of the start of their course(s) unless they meet specific criteria. The College will accept any vaccine currently authorized by the World Health Organization (WHO). Follow this link to obtain a list of authorized COVID-19 vaccines.

    Students registered for on-campus course(s) may upload a digital copy of their vaccination record to a secure portal by clicking the Cleared4 tile on their MyID dashboard. Within 48 hours of registration for your course(s), you will receive an email with further instructions, sent to your SVA.edu email address.

    You must register and upload your vaccination card with proof of booster for those who are eligible at least one week in advance of the start date of your course(s) to ensure it is approved prior to your first class session. If you have not been approved for entry, you will not be permitted to access campus facilities. If you have not uploaded your vaccination record by the end of the refund period for your course(s), you will be automatically withdrawn.

    Forms for requesting a medical or religious exemption from SVA’s vaccination policy may be found here. All students who receive an exemption are required to comply with regular testing and other policies, which may lengthen the time it takes to get approved for entry to SVA's buildings.

    At this time, masks will be required on campus for the spring 2022 semester.

    Failure to adhere to these policies in a timely manner is not grounds for a refund.

    Visit SVA’s reopening page for the latest information regarding COVID-19 related policies and procedures: sva.edu/reopening.