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Youth Art Exchange: Celebrating Black Artists
YAX's Celebrating Black Artists Series continues! Join Gideon Egbuchulam for a comic illustration workshop on October 7!In this free 2-hour workshop for high school ages and above, you will create and draw your own action character. Understand anatomy and illustrate powerful scenes with flair!
About Gideon Egbuchulam:
San Jose, circa 1990: dialup sucks, everybody wanted Jordans and, a thing called Anime captured the attention of millions, including a young Gideon. In his college days, he discovered the techniques pioneered by the late Jack Kirby and Darwyn Cooke. Adopting pencil, gouache, and heavy inks to create bombastic effects. Today, technology has allowed Gideon to translate his visions from paper to print. His current project is a graphic novel called Quasar Soldiers, based on his Nigerian heritage!
Social Media: instagram.com/ivorycurlz/
There are 20 spots in this free workshop, so sign up now! Participants will receive a Zoom link for the workshop after signing up.