Writing and Illustrating Picture Books
This course will focus on the creation of a picture book. This might be a book for children, a book of poetry, or an original text or a journal of travel. Students will learn how to create a picture book using both the text and sequential images. Starting from the idea stage, to a mock-up or "book dummy" presentable to a publisher. Students may use media such as water colors, acrylics, gouache, or pen & ink or digital images for those who have the necessary computer skills.