Masters School of Art

Christian Center for the Arts

Political Cartooning - Class Description

Laura Fishkin, Instructor

 

Level: 2, Age Requirements: College level, Format: Classroom, Prerequisites: Caricature I

 

DESCRIPTION:

Students will learn more about the basic figure, caricaturizing it and will learn to observe and post their opinion as a dramatic statement, joke or satire in one or a few cartoon frames about something happening on the world scene today.

 

SUPPLIES:

The school will provide all necessary supplies for this class. 

 

REGULAR SCHOOL HOURS:

Check schedule to determine time of class. Students are responsible for showing up on time and making work up outside of class.

 

CODE OF CONDUCT:

Students will be graded and will be evaluated by their ability to follow directions and complete the work required.

 

HOW TO SUCCEED:

Students must have a good sense of humor and have the ability to see humor in our political system. Students also need to be able to exaggerate