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Next Saturday sees a one day course in storytelling featuring tutors Stephen Mooney (Half Past Danger, Angel) and Nick Roche (Death’s Head, Transformers). Here are the details: This Course Will Cover: The process of drawing a comic strip from a script; how best to convey the visual narrative on the page; pacing, framing, shot-choices and […]

Phil Barrett’s Visual Storytelling night classes

Phil Barrett's Visual Storytelling night class

Phil Barrett, creator of Matter, Blackshapes and O’Brien Press’ Where’s Larry?, and one of Ireland finest practitioners of the cartoonist’s art, is teaching an eight-week night class in Visual Storytelling at Marino College in Fairview, Dublin, on Monday nights from 7 til 9, starting on 27 January. Students will learn the basics of comic storytelling […]

COURSE: Fintan Taite’s New Cartooning Course


Fintain Taite will be running a new cartooning course from Wednesday September 25th for 10 weeks in the Bray Institute of Further Education. Take a look below for all the info.

COURSE: 10 Week Illustration Course In Cork Begins June 15th


Starting on the second week of June, Saturday the 15th, in the Art in the Park studio, Fitzgerald’s Park Cork City, award winning creator Alan Corbett will be running a 10 week picture book illustration and writing course. Classes will be held on Saturday mornings and will cover a range of tasks including: -Introduction to Children’s Books […]

COURSE: Illustration Skills and Cartooning Course With Fintain Taite



COURSE: Alan Corbett’s Art In The Park 10 Week Course Begins In February

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A new 2013 edition of ICNA winning creator Alan Corbett’s 10 week picture book illustration course at Art in the Park Cork City will be starting up this coming February. Art in the Park will be located in Fitzgeralds Park, Cork and bookings are now being taken by e-mailing- [email protected] The course covers everything from writing, to illustration, graphic […]

Cartooning and illustration courses with Fintan Taite in Dublin

Do You Cartoon? Fintan Taite's cartooning and illustration course

Via Illustrators Ireland, I learn that Fintan Taite is running 10 week night classes in illustration and cartooning at the Bray Institute of Further Education (Wednesdays from 26 September, 7.30-9.30pm, costs €120) and Newpark Adult Education Centre in Blackrock (Thursdays from 26 September, 7.30-9.30pm, costs €130). The classes will cover editorial cartooning, picture book illustration, drawing comics, character […]