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Draw A Diary Comic

Ira Marcks, Illustrator

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11 Videos (10m)
    • Introduction

      0:53
    • Why Make Comics?

      1:24
    • A Brief History of Diary Comics

      0:48
    • Supplies

      0:35
    • Pick Your Moments

      1:23
    • Developing Style

      1:48
    • Find Your Frames

      0:32
    • Draw Some Lines

      0:45
    • Thoughts on Words

      0:44
    • Make it Flow

      0:35
    • Share Your Work!

      0:52

About This Class

If you love to draw and tell stories, a diary comic is a great way to use your art skills to reflect on daily life. With a few basic steps and a little structure, you'll be on your way to creating comics about the otherwise lost moments in your day to day.

104 of 105 students recommendSee All

Quick and to the point class, though I think it's easier to follow if you have some background in comics or visual storytelling. That said, it provides a great basic and introduces an interesting way to use comics. I want to try it out at once.
Great class and good tips for beginners!
quick, accessible and inspiring- just what I needed to get going and make a diary comic! Thanks Ira :)
Daniel Murtha

Look I’m trying okay?

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Ira Marcks

Illustrator

Hey there!

My name's Ira. I'm a cartoonist living in Upstate NY with my wife, dog, two cats and lots of books. I'm here to inspire you to draw more. My classes are all about building creative skills through drawing. I'll cover cool stuff like concept art, designing characters, building worlds, using inks, picking colors, making comics, drawing cartoons, telling stories with pictures and lots lots lots more.

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