Cartooning and Animation Workshops @ Cartoon Museum (12 to 23 April)

April 12, 2011toApril 23, 2011

manga duffield detailAt The Cartoon Museum there are a series of fantastic workshops for you to go to and fine-tune your artistic skills – and just to have some fun!

Visit cartoonmuseum.org for more details

Here’s the full listing:

Crazy Claymation
12 April 11am – 3.30pm
Have fun creating your own clay characters, then direct them in their own animated adventure.

Age: 8 – 10
Price: £26

Beano and Beyond
13 April 11 – 1pm
Dennis the Menace, Minnie the Minx, the Bash Street Kids… learn to draw your favourite Beano characters and make up one of your own.

Age: 8 – 10
Price: £12

Mega Manga
13 April 2 – 4pm
Learn how to create your own Manga characters. You learn how to draw faces, figures, backgrounds and develop your own style.

Age: 8 – 10
Price: £12

Manga Mania
14 April 11am – 3.30pm
Top tips for creating your own Manga characters, focusing on faces, figures, backgrounds and developing your own style.

Age: 11-14
Price: £22

Cut Out Collage Animation
16 April 11am – 3.30pm
Learn how to combine your own drawings with cut outs and backgrounds from cartoons in the Cartoon Museum collection to create quick fun animation.

Age: 11 – 14
Price: £26

Superheroes Forever
19 April 11am – 1pm
If you’re a fan of Superman, Wonder Woman, the Fantastic Four, the Incredibles, the Green Lantern, the Silver Surfer and other sci-fi heroes, come and learn how to draw them in exciting poses, and discover some cosmic comic effects to improve your artwork.

Age: 8 – 10
Price: £12

Manga Tech
19 April 2 – 4pm
For everyone who loves to create their own Manga Robots. Learn how to create even better ninja, techno and robot characters.

Age: 8 – 10
Price: £12

Beano and Beyond
20 April 11 – 1pm
Dennis the Menace, Minnie the Minx, the Bash Street Kids… learn to draw your favourite Beano characters and make up one of your own.

Age: 8 – 10
Price: £12

Comical Comics
20 April 2 – 4pm
Do you love to create funny cartoon characters and make up stories about them? Comic artist Steve Marchant will show how to add extra laughs to your work.

Create your own Mini-Comic
21 April 11am – 3.30pm
Ever wanted to make your own comic in a day? Comic artist Steve Marchant will show you how to transform a simple piece of A3 into your own mini-comic in just a few hours. Tips on creating your characters and the dos and don’ts of comic creation.

Age: 11 – 14
Price: £22

Active Animation
23 April 11am – 3.30pm
Have fun creating your own clay characters, then direct them in their own animated adventure.

Age: 8 – 10
Price: £26