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Long Island City, NY Caricature Workshop: Aug 8-10th, 2017


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Dates: August 8-10, 2017
Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Long Island City NY
Class size: Limited to 12 students


Tue, Aug 8th:

  • 1 pm- 6pm: Lecture on Tom’s work and caricature theory, drawing and exaggerating features, practical application; Demonstration of Tom’s MAD magazine illustration process, Drawing exercises

Wed, Aug 9th:

  • 10:00 am- noon: Morning session- Warm up drawing exercise, Exercises on observation and exaggeration of faces, caricature techniques
  • Noon-1:00 pm: Lunch (included, provided onsite or at nearby location)
  • 1:00 pm-3:00 pm: Afternoon session- Inking demo, Hands on drawing of multiple subjects, feature lessons, individual and class critiques
  • 3:00 pm- 3:30 pm: Break
  • 3:30 pm -6:00 pm: Evening session: Continued lessons on features, multiple subject examination and drawing, one-on-one instruction and critique
  • 6:30-??: Class dinner at nearby restaurant (cost on own)

Thu, Aug 10th:

  • 10:00 am- Noon: Morning session- Warm up drawing exercise, Tom’s digital color illustration demo, more multiple subject drawing and examination, one-on-one instruction and critique
  • Noon-1:00 pm: Lunch (not included, on own)
  • 1:00 pm 5:00 pm: Continued lessons on features, multiple subject examination and drawing, one-on-one instruction and critique, portfolio reviews

Workshop Location Info:

Hilton Garden Inn, 29-21 41st Ave., Long Island City, NY 11101

  • Group room rate of $159.99/night available for King or $179.99/Double standard room
  • 4 Blocks from Queens Plaza Subway Station, 5 Miles from La Guardia airport
  • Free wifi, microwave and fridge in all rooms
  • Hotel stay NOT required. Any hotel arrangements need to be made on your own

Also Included in the workshop:

  • A signed copy of The Mad Art of Caricature and Sketch o’the Week, Vol 1
  • An Artist’s Proof of one of Tom’s “Batman” Prints
  • Your caricature drawn by Tom
  • Custom Caricature Workshop T-shirt featuring caricatures of the entire class with art by Tom

Tuition: $500

Required: $100 deposit to reserve your space. Fully refundable through June 15th. Balance due on July 1st.

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