Comics Curriculum 2

This video is part 2 of a comics curriculum for self-taught artists which reviews prompts and exercise for practicing your comics skills, comics history, what comics are like today, and more resources for learning comics on your own. Discussion led by Art Prof Clara Lieu and Teaching Artist Cat Huang.

Video Walkthrough

  • Comics history
  • Where did comics begin?
  • Golden age of comics
  • Comics prompts
  • Art media for comics
  • Basic skills for comics
  • Sketchbooks
  • Space
  • Linear perspective
  • Long Term Comic Projects
  • Writing for comics
  • Printing hard copy comics


The complete Comics for Self-taught Artists Curriculum document links to every video that expands on the topics touched here.

Full Curriculum

Overview · Comics 1 · Comics 2