I’ve always said comics are an inherently inclusive, accessible medium. But how can disabled artists draw comics if, for example, they can’t use their hands, move their bodies, or even describe their story ideas to assistants? Some of my students (and their aides) taught me how during a recent COMICS WORKSHOP at Greenfield, NH’s Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center.
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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Student artwork samples are based loosely on original artwork, © by COMICS WORKSHOP students.
Character names have been changed to preserve privacy.
This mini-comic was created as part of a Crotched Mountain artist residency with Marek Bennett, offered through a partnership with the Arts Alliance of Northern NH under a VSA contract with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.