Workshop: Comic Book Illustration with Steven Weissman

Mon, April 11, 20225:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Bodecker Foundation
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In this workshop you will learn the skills and techniques involved in comic-strip creation. You’ll develop ideas from rough sketches to thoughtfully composed comic panels and pages, apply concepts of value and color, and engage in improvisational, timed and collaborative exercises. This workshop will provide students with an opportunity to explore cartooning masters past and present; sharing their favorites while discovering new artists to follow. At the end of the workshop, participants will have created an original comic book comprised of their collective work. Suggested materials list will be provided with registration confirmation. For assistance with supplies please email

M/W- April 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, May 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18 / 5-6:30pm


    STEVEN WEISSMAN (he/him) is an LA- based alternative cartoonist best known for his offbeat explorations of childhood friendships. His work has been published by Alternative Comics, Fantagraphics Books, The Stranger, Nickelodeon and Vice. He is currently Faculty in the Illustration Department at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. @wei_ss_man


Bodecker Foundation
2360 NW Quimby Street
Portland, OR 97210
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