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Avengers #25
Marvel Comics
Pencils: Walt Simonson Inks: Scott Hanna Colors: Jason Keith

Arts and Fashion Institute™ The finest school of sequential art in Bucks County & Lehigh Valley PA Study with industry pro - Marvel & DC Comics artist Scott Hanna!








Scott Hanna makes drawing fun
while you
learn
beginning - advanced theories in drawing, artistic anatomy
and light,
value & form


                      NEW CLASSES START EVERY 6 WEEKS

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Cartooning
and
Animé

6 Tuesdays      Nov 28-Jan 9          4:30-6:30pm            Cartooning and Animé
$240 for 6 weeks           age 13-adult
            Instructor: Scott Hanna

Discover the fun of designing your own fantastic original characters and creating great story-telling with award winning illustrator & comic artist Scott Hanna. You'll also learn how to create expressive faces & bodies, how to show movement in a pose and interactions between characters! A good starting place for students interested in a future in storyboard design, cartooning, animation, video game design, comics & graphic novels. Students will end the course with an understanding of the basics of cartooning and animé!
Bring to first class: an 11x17 or larger drawing pad & drawing pencils. Students may be added to class roster on first class day or after with permission of instructor.
This class skips Dec 26. Snow days could shift back final class past Jan 9.
This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077







Cartooning
and
Animé







TUESDAY

Sequential
Art

TUESDAY

Sequential
Art

12 Tuesdays  Nov 28-Feb20   7-9pm    "SEQUENTIAL ART"
$480 for 12 weeks      Students 13-adult       Instructor: Scott Hanna

Learn to draw comic stories & discover the techniques of sequential story telling. This 12 week class, taught by award winning illustrator & comic artist Scott Hanna, teaches how to work from a script, design & compose pages & shows multiple ways to create visual impact & drama! A good starting place for students interested in a future in storyboard design, cartooning, animation, game design, comics & graphic novels. Students will end the course with a short visual story sequence working from a real professional script!  
Bring to first class:
an 11x17 or larger drawing pad & drawing pencils. Students may be added to class roster on first class day or after with permission of instructor.
This class skips Dec 26. Snow days could shift back final class past Feb 20.
This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077



Sequential
Art


students working on skills of visual storytelling, page composition, character recognition, anatomy, perspective, set design and many other aspects required by the art form.












Fine Art
Drawing

6 Tuesdays in spring 2018       4:30-6:30pm         "FINE ART DRAWING"        
$240 for 6 weeks           age 13-adult
            Instructor: Scott Hanna

Working with pencil & charcoal on paper, students will draw a new still life each week while learning about composition, perspective, proportion, form, light & shadow, creating portfolio pieces as they improve their handling of the drawing medium. 
Bring to first class
an 11x17 or larger drawing pad and an assortment of drawing pencils.
This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077





Fine Art
Drawing












Artistic
Anatomy

6 Tuesdays in spring 2018       7-9pm         "ARTISTIC ANATOMY" 
$240 for 6 weeks           age 13-adult
            Instructor: Scott Hanna

The artistic study of human anatomy is one of the foundation classes required in all design schools. This 6 week class taught by award winning illustrator & comic artist Scott Hanna, teaches you basic anatomy in the actual human proportion and discusses the differences in the "heroic" proportion. In class, you'll work with hand-outs from artistic anatomy text books, receive drawing demonstrations & lectures and study replica skeletal forms. Students will keep a class sketchbook to practice their drawing & record their progress. Bring to first class: an 11"x17" or larger drawing sketch pad and a 4B drawing pencil.

This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077








Animal
Anatomy

Spring 2018 - "ANIMAL ANATOMY"     age 13-adult
           Instructor: Scott Hanna

The artistic study of animal anatomy gives an art student a much deeper understanding of organic 3D form, relationship & movement and can offer rich detail to artistic compositions. This 6 week class taught by award winning illustrator & comic artist Scott Hanna, teaches you basic anatomy in the actual animal proportion, covering a new species each week and discussing the differences and similarities between the different animal forms. In class, you'll work with hand-outs from artistic anatomy text books, receive drawing demonstrations & lectures and study 3D skeletal forms. Drawings will cover both skeletal and muscular structures. Students will keep a class sketchbook to practice their drawing & record their progress. Bring to first class: an 11"x17" or larger drawing sketch pad and a 4B drawing pencil.
  This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077









Drawing
Animals


examples
of rabbit,
racoon
& wolf

Spring 2018  -  "Drawing Animals"              Instructor: Scott Hanna

Learn to draw a variety of animals in this 6 week class taught by award winning illustrator & comic artist Scott Hanna. Using unique methods to simplify the forms, Scott will help students create lovely images as they discover facts about the anatomy of many different types of animals. In class, students will watch drawing demonstrations &follow along drawing different animals each week. Attention will be given to different textures such as fur feathers & scales. Students will draw in a sketchbook to practice & record their progress. Bring to first class: a drawing sketch pad and pencils.

This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077







Cartooning,
Animé,
Manga

We always
say the
SKY'S
THE
LIMIT
& we
mean it!

              PARENTS & STUDENTS:
              Contact us with your class preferences
              for Fine Art, Figure Drawing, Still Life Drawing,
              Anatomy, Pencilling, Inking,
Sequential Art,
 
             Drawing Animals, Cartooning, Animé & Manga Art!
              Scott will design classes to suit your needs
              so give us your feedback and we'll listen!  610-346-6071

              Saturday afternoon classes for students under age 13 
             
are added with enough student interest.










Figure
Drawing



Some Fridays 7pm-10pm
& Saturdays 6-9pm  "FIGURE DRAWING"   
$10/night - age 18-adult    Model: TBD  

Once or twice a month, AFI™ hosts figure drawing sessions. Pro models provide variety & challenge to your portfolio. Our figure drawing sessions can feature multiple 20-30 minute poses for sketching or one long classic pose. Artists are welcome to draw or paint. See detailed list or Facebook invitation posts for exact details. Artists under 18 are admitted with parental consent.

















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 "DRAWING SUPER HEROES"    Age: 13-adult    Instructor: Scott Hanna

Learn to draw popular super heroes & capture their distinct spirits. Students get to vote on WHICH popular super heroes they’ll learn to draw from the world of comics & graphic novels. Then award winning artist Scott Hanna, who's worked on nearly every character in the Marvel & DC Comics universes, will teach you their specific proportions, details of their faces & bodies, how they move, pose and interact! A good starting place for students wishing a future in storyboard design, cartooning, animation, video game design, comics & graphic novels. Students will get an understanding of the concepts & details required to design & draw super heroes!  All characters and topics covered in this class are age appropriate. Saturday classes meet 3 weekends per month.  Bring to class: a sketch pad & pencils.  

This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077






Drawing
Super
Heroes


  "DRAWING SUPER HEROES"     Age: 10-14    Instructor: Scott Hanna

Learn to draw popular super heroes & capture their distinct spirits. Students get to vote on WHICH popular super heroes they’ll learn to draw from the world of comics & graphic novels. Then award winning artist Scott Hanna, who's worked on nearly every character in the Marvel & DC Comics universes, will teach you their specific proportions, details of their faces & bodies, how they move, pose and interact! A good starting place for students wishing a future in storyboard design, cartooning, animation, video game design, comics & graphic novels. Students will get an understanding of the concepts & details required to design & draw super heroes!  All characters and topics covered in this class are age appropriate. Bring to class: a sketch pad & pencils.  


This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077




INTRO
TO
INKING


INTRO
TO
INKING



Penciling
for Comics



Penciling
for Comics









"DRAWING FACES & EXPRESSIONS" 
 Students 13-adult   Instructor: Scott Hanna

The human face can express a myriad of moods with very subtle muscle changes. To communicate well with your story telling art, you must be able to differentiate these expressions clearly while maintaining the person's facial characteristics.  In this class, both fine artists and sequential artists will learn how to capture expressions with their line work.
Bring to first class: drawing pencils, conte crayons, regular & kneaded rubber erasers, sketch pad 11x14 or larger.
This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077







"VISUAL STORY-TELLING" workshop   Students 13-adult    Instructor: Scott Hanna

Learn to draw comic stories & discover the techniques of sequential story telling. This weekend workshop, taught by award winning illustrator & comic artist Scott Hanna, teaches you how to work from a script, design & compose pages, & shows you multiple ways to create visual impact & drama! A good starting place for students interested in a future in storyboard design, cartooning, animation, game design, comics & graphic novels.
Bring to class
an 11x17 or larger  drawing pad and an assortment of drawing pencils.

This class meets at Scott's studio: 595 Summit Lane, Riegelsville PA 18077






Water-
color
Pen & Ink



Watercolor
Pen & Ink


 "CARTOON & ANIME ART" for kids   Students 8-12        Instructor: Scott Hanna


Learn how to draw cartoon & anime art, design fantastic original characters, and create great story-telling with award winning illustrator & comic artist Scott Hanna. You'll also learn how to create expressive faces & bodies, how to show movement in a pose and interactions between characters! A good starting place for students interested in a future in storyboard design, cartooning, animation, video game design, comics & graphic novels. Students will end the course with an understanding of the basics of anime cartooning! ALL supplies are provided in class.






                                        GENERAL INFORMATION

LOCATION
The Arts & Fashion Institute™ is located in Riegelsville, PA 18077
Upper Bucks County, Delaware Valley & Lehigh Valley area.

CLASSES
Classes meet at the artist's studios - 595 Summit Ln, Riegelsville, PA 18077
Questions? Call 610-346-6071 or email ptakhanna@aol.com 


For those in northeast USA, AFI is just over an hours drive from NYC & Philadelphia. Call 610-346-6071. Special class requests are welcome! Contact us with questions or requests about specialized programs for your college, school or group. We're more than happy to oblige! :D 

REGISTRATION INFO

Early registration is recommended as classes have limited enrollment. Registration for Scott Hanna's or Pamela Ptak's classes may be accepted on 1st class day or early in the term if the class is not full. All other classes & workshops require advanced registration. Registration is accepted through the mail or in person accompanied by a check for cost of class.

TUITION PAYMENT POLICY
Tuition & set kit fees must be paid upon registration. Tuition may be paid in cash (in person only) or by check. Students wishing a receipt must provide a stamped, self addressed envelope with payment. There is a $25 cancellation fee. Refunds will be made for classes cancelled 5 days or more before class starts minus the $25 cancellation fee. There will be no refund made for absences or for classes cancelled due to inclement weather. Instructors can not make up classes missed because of student absences. The Arts and Fashion Institute reserves the right to change or substitute instructors or discontinue any class without incurring liability or obligation.

CLASSROOM POLICY
Registered students and the instructor are the only individuals permitted in the classrooms during class time. Other individuals, including family members, friends and students not registered for the scheduled class are not allowed in the rooms unless they have the permission from the school administration & the instructor and are identified with a visitor's guest badge. Students are not permitted to photograph, video tape, audiotape, or record the lessons without written permission from the school's directors.

PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO POLICY
The Arts and Fashion Institute™ reserves the right to use photographs or video taken during classes and other programs for the promotion of the school & its instructors. Any student, parent or guardian who does not wish to be photographed or have a child photographed must notify the Arts and Fashion Institute upon registration.

Questions? Call 610-346-6071 or email ptakhanna@aol.com