RISO: Introduction to Underground Comics

RISO: Introduction to Underground Comics image
Students will learn different comic making strategies, including how to best manipulate principles such as composition, pacing, and scale to enhance their comic’s narrative. Technical aspects of self-publishing comics will also be addressed, including color separations, digitizing and formatting your work for print, printing on our in-house Risograph printer, and assembling . The class will also explore the work of an assortment of contemporary underground comic artists. Student’s will be encouraged to send some copies of their edition to a supplied list of underground comic and book stores.

Students will leave the class with an edition of their own comic and fold out poster, self-printed on the Risograph printer. Included: $15 for materials. Note that this class qualifies you to becoming a RISO renter! Ages 16+.

Call 585-271-5920 or use the form below to register. Learn about membership.

February 10th - March 10th, 2021
Members: $95, Nonmembers: $115

Session 1: February 10th, 2021 - March 10th, 2021 with Seth Murchison

1 Wed Feb 10 6:30-9PM Digital Art Studio
2 Wed Feb 17 6:30-9PM Digital Art Studio
3 Wed Feb 24 6:30-9PM Digital Art Studio
4 Wed Mar 03 6:30-9PM Digital Art Studio
5 Wed Mar 10 6:30-9PM Digital Art Studio