mad in pursuit journal

DISPATCHED FROM THE CROSSROADS, AT THE intersection OF easy & impossible

Cartoon Class

sketchesI had my first class in cartooning last night, at the local art museum. The instructor seems cool — has made his living off his illustrations for 30 years.

There are only 6 people in the class — all introverts, so it was very quiet. I tried talking to a cute 10th-grader, but he just looked at me like I had two heads. The class has begun as a good refresher for basic drawing. Mostly we just sat there and "sketched our character." I wouldn't have minded doing some show and tell but everyone was crouched over their tiny drawings and it seemed sort of rude to start looking over the shoulders of fellow introverts.

9.26.06

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