Experimental Comic Art (online) | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Experimental Comic Art (online)

Explore the diverse world of alternative comics creation and production.

Focus on experimenting with and developing a personal method of creating and storytelling through the comics medium. Draw from other areas of artistic focus and apply a broad range of methods to break out of an established comfort zone. / Open to students ages 18 and above. View complete policies.

Class meeting details

This online class is synchronous, meaning students will meet together online. Class meetings are conducted via Google Meet and include lectures, demonstrations, class discussions, exercises, time to ask questions and share resources, and work time. 


Previous drawing experience is helpful, but not required. 

Required materials

A computer, tablet, or smartphone with internet access, a camera, and microphone for class meetings and to capture and upload work. It is important to be able to capture high quality images of your work to share with the class. 


  • pen or pencil
  • notebook or sketchbook
  • 1 Strathmore sequential series bristol paper (11 x 17")
  • 1 Faber-Castell Pitt 8 PITT artist pen set
  • 1 Derwent graphic pencil set of 4
  • 1 Magic Rub eraser
  • ruler (at least 17")

Supplies will cost approximately $50.

Registration deadline

April 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.

Class savings

Register on or before January 17 and save $25.
Register for more than one class at a time and receive $25 off each additional class (same-day registrations only).
Additional savings. Are you eligible?


Contact MCAD Continuing Education at continuing_education@mcad.edu or call 612.874.3765.


Non-credit Tuition
Student Birthdate
  • Date:
  • Time:
    6:00–9:00 p.m. CST
  • Day(s) of the week:
  • Ages:
    Open to students ages 18 and above.
  • Term:
    Spring 23
  • Instructor: Rachael Bonebright
  • Location:
  • SKU:
    CSVC 9408 20 SP23