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Weekend course in comic creation

Comic creation

Do you like to drawn and tell stories? Spend two intensive days creating comics at one of Europe’s best and friendliest drawing and animation schools!!

About Weekend course in Comic Creation

  • Facts

    Weekend course in Comic Creation


    The course is not accredited with ECTS points

    Duration of the course
    Two days. Daily schedule: 09:00 am - 16:00 pm

    October 24-25, 2020

    Fee EU/Non EU Citizens: 1500 DKK (approximately 200 EUR)
    Drawing materials and tea/coffee is included in the course fee.

    The Animation Workshop, Kasernevej 5, 8800 Viborg, Denmark (The Drawing Academy's class rooms)
  • Structure and content

    Through a series of exercises and small projects the teacher will teach you the basic principles of graphic storytelling and challenge you to work with the media in different ways. There will be a mixture of well defined and more free assignments, where you get to work with your own ideas. An introduction to some of the rich world of comics and graphic novels is part of the course.
  • How to apply

    Click the link and follow the instructions on the VIA website. If there are problems with the payment, it may help to try in another browser.

    When the course is paid, your seat is reserved since it follows the first-come-first-serve principle.

    If the course is full and you want to be registered on the waiting list, please email Maria Skov Pedersen on marp@via.dk

    The Animation Workshop/VIA University College (TAW) reserves the right to cancel the course should there not be enough participants or should the restrictions due to COVID-19 make it too difficult to run a physical course.

  • Teachers

    The teacher of the course will be either a teacher, alumni or student of The Animation Workshop and have solid teaching experience.
  • Practical information

    Practical information about the course.

    The price includes various art materials and tea/coffee. If you wish to use other materials, you are of course very welcome to bring these yourself. Meals and accommodation have to be arranged by the participants. (There are supermarkets with bakery and meals to-go in walking distance from the school.)


    Accommodation is not included in the fee but Viborg offers several affordable accommodation opportunities. Within walking distance of the school you will find Oasen, Nattely and Klosterpensionen. The latter is located right next to Viborg's old Dome, right in the heart of the city. Other options include Lisely and Danhostel Viborg. You can also take a look at the local tourist agency's list of accommodation.

  • Contact

    Please feel free to contact us with any questions you might have.
    Maria Skov Pedersen is a teacher and coordinator at The Drawing Academy and Professional Training

    Maria Skov Pedersen

    Coordinator and teacher at The Drawing Academy and Professional Training

    T: +45 87 55 49 44