Cartooning | Grade K-4

What You Will Learn

Learn how to draw in your favorite cartoon styles!  From humans to animals, we will cover basic anatomy to bend the rules for cartooning. You will learn how to create your own original characters and your very own cartoon style!

Keywords: cartooning, drawing, characters, animals, art, animation, anatomy

 

 

Design For 

Grade K - Grade 4

 


 

Course Overview

4 - 8

students

1

hours per class


Eastern Time

Wednesday

6:00 - 7:00 p.m. ET 

Pacific Time

Wednesday

3:00 - 4:00 p.m. PT

12 classes / meet once a week
6/23/2021, 6/30/2021, 7/7/2021,
7/14/2021, 7/21/2021, 7/28/2021, 
8/4/2021, 8/11/2021, 8/18/2021,
8/25/2021, 9/1/2021, 9/8/2021


 

 

 

Lesson


  • Unit 1. Introduction to Cartooning

  • Unit 2. Anatomy: Drawing a Face

  • Unit 3. Anatomy: Drawing a Body

  • Unit 4. Different Cartoon Styles

  • Unit 5. All About Disney Style

  • Unit 6. All About Superhero/ Comic Book Style

  • Unit 7. Anatomy: Drawing Your Favorite Animals

  • Unit 8. Cartoon Animals

  • Unit 9. Cartooning Yourself

  • Unit 10. Cartoon Self Portrait

  • Unit 11. Make Your Own Original Cartoon Character

  • Unit 12. Finish Drawing Your Character

Course Projects

  • Project 2 - Learn to draw a face: normal vs. cartoon

  • Project 7 - Learn to draw your favorite animals: normal vs. cartoon

  • Project 11 - Create your own cartoon style and character

... 9 more projects

 

 

Materials

*Prepare your own materials

 

 

 

Instructor


Beth Palmer

Ringling College of Art and Design, BFA in Computer Animation | 3D Generalist, Story Artist, Illustrator, Photographer

 


*cropped screenshot from Beth's 3D Generalist Demo