Comic Book Creation 1 (in person) | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Comic Book Creation 1 (in person)

Students in this class learn about the expansive and diverse world of comic book stories and drawing styles while learning the fundamental aspects of comic book creation and design. Ages 12-15

Students create original characters and storylines and are introduced to the techniques, materials, and disciplines used to create professional comic art. Students learn the following skills, among others: Page layout; penciling; lettering; and inking.

Open to students ages 12–15. MCAD strictly adheres to these age guidelines and is unable to allow exceptions. Please review our complete Teen Policies as well as our General Policies prior to completing your registration. Covid policies and protocols are included in the Teen Policies page. 

Required materials

Supplies for the first class

Supplies will cost approximately $45–65 (not included in tuition).

What to wear

Clothes appropriate for messy creativity.

Registration deadline

July 7
If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met. 


Contact MCAD Continuing Education at or call 612.874.3765.


Non-credit Tuition
Student Birthdate
  • Date:
  • Time:
    9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. CST
  • Day(s) of the week:
  • Ages:
    Open to students ages 12-15
  • Term:
    Summer 2022
  • Instructor: Caitlin Skaalrud
  • Location:
    In Person
  • SKU:
    CST 9405 01 SU22