Advanced Comic Book Class for Teens

Category: Seminars & Workshops

Event Date:

Saturday, February 23, 2019


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


The Art Supply Depo
29 S Saint Clair St.
Toledo, OH 43604

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GENERAL EVENT NOTICE: Due to recent concern over the spread of the corona virus, suggests confirming with the actual organizers that this event is still proceeding as planned.

Event Details:

Instructor: Imani Lateef
Ages: 12-18 (age firm)
Skill level: Intermediate. Students should have previously taken a class from Imani or had previous instruction or experience with comic books, comic book formats, and art materials.

(In case of class cancellation due to level 2 or 3 snow emergency, a makeup class will be held March 16)
$55.00 plus materials

This workshop will explore the many methods of creating a comic book. Students will be guided in a 4-week exploratory process where they will learn the different aspects of writing, drawing, and producing a comic book.

Suggested supplies to bring or buy, bring something similar if you do not have the exact items:

-Strathmore or Canson Fan Boy Sequential Bristol Pad
(Highly recommended to participate in this course, both come with non-photo blue lines to use as a guide)
-Mechanical pencil + eraser
-Non-photo blue pencil
-Various fine line black pens or markers for inking, such as Pigma Microns or Faber Castell Pitt Pens
-Colored markers, any type that can produce both fine line and also color in larger areas
-Kids and teens get a 10% off student discount on art materials. Mention discount when checking out.

About the Instructor: Imani Lateef is a professional graphic and comic book artist who also has a passion for poetry and music. Imani has taught several comic and poetry workshops for teens in Toledo and exudes creative energy. For more information, or to see more of his comic art, visit his website at:

***Please read our class cancellation policy before registering by clicking here.***

Please register as soon as you plan on attending. Classes that don't reach the minimum number of students required will be canceled 48 hours before the first day of class. Last minute registrations are accepted if class minimum is met and space allows. Early registration is encouraged.

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