Discovery-based Comics Ed Programs by Marek Bennett, M.Ed.
This summer’s gonna be one big drawing party!
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COMICS WORKSHOP REMOTE VIDEO VISITS!
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RECENT POSTS from COMICS WORKSHOP:
Especially for students, families, & hosts of my online programs…
Immigration, Fake News, & White-Mouse-on-Black-Cat Violence in Coconino County, 1920
Adapting the first 6 verses of Woody Guthrie’s song, based on John Steinbeck’s 1939 novel…
A close, quick reading of secrets hidden in a 100-year-old strip!
Drawing alien gladiator champions helps me get ideas.
We’re celebrating Earth Day with some monstrously cartoony WORLD-BUILDING!
How one monster grows into a quarter-thousand (& counting)…!
How to create a quick 8-page mini “comics report” drawn from primary sources!
LEVEL 6 Eyes, Seven-Staffs, Gruesome Grimaces, … plus P.I.E.!
Draw along as Marek builds a splash page of nurse Sarah Low!
Draw along as the boys enlist in the 39th Mass. Volunteers!
Demonstrates basic monsterological terms & designs…
Sometimes it helps to act out an idea, and FEEL the picture in your body…
This simple 4-panel format helps me turn an EMOTION into a STORY…
Anybody can draw cartoons… Follow along at home, & you’ll be surprised at the results!
8 blank pages, ready to draw on! No stapler required.
= A full-color monster-fighting rally song & crayon demo! WHO WILL WIN?!?!
The daily adventures of a cartoon rabbit teaching comics in the Persian Gulf!
A desktop quick-draw, from blank paper to finished 8-page mini-comic…
A super-quick demo of folding a blank booklet from a single sheet of paper.
This residency was a great reminder that the ART we make is also a record of PERSONAL CONNECTIONS in our community…
Here’s a little mid-winter musical mayhem for the New Year….
32 pages of diary comics, drawn while exploring Civil War historical sites & battlefields… A behind-the-scenes look at Rabbit’s footwork & research for Freeman Colby Vol. 3 (1864)! ORDERING INFO: Special print edition available to Patreon members: SAMPLE PAGES:
Gallery of sources & the comics they inspired!
Detailing a little-known outburst of domestic terrorism in a small New England town far from the front lines of the Civil War…
History cartooning tips from VOL. 2!
COLOR POSTER ART: Nurse Low writes in her hospital log book while the local cat hunts rats.
1863: The continuing saga of a Yankee school teacher in the Union Army.
Announcing an all-new tabloid chock full of primary source images from the making of the graphic novel …
Drawn for the 35th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering at Elko, Nevada.
Guarding the Potomac w/ Freeman Colby & Jonas Bacon.
The True Romance & Horror of Fireflies.
“650 million years in just 24 hours!”
Full color cover article on drawing Stick Figure Civil War comics.
32 pages / b&w / Daily doodles about ants, music, fireflies, gardens, skateboards, summer storms, bike crashes, a road trip to the VT Non-Fiction Comics Fest, & more!