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Cartooning (50+) - Virtual

Take, Make, and Meet

2022-04-22 10:00:00 2022-04-22 11:00:00 America/New_York Cartooning (50+) - Virtual Virtual Branch -

Friday, April 22
10:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2022-04-22 10:00:00 2022-04-22 11:00:00 America/New_York Cartooning (50+) - Virtual Create your original characters, caricatures, one-panel gag cartoons, and comic strips. Virtual Branch -

Create your original characters, caricatures, one-panel gag cartoons, and comic strips.

Experiment with pen-and-ink techniques and play around with all the elements of a cartoon: figure and background drawing, perspective, lighting, lettering, composition, and dialogue. This virtual workshop is designed for residents 50+.

Registration and attendance to all 5 sessions are required (April 22 & 29, May 6, 13 & 20, 2022). Space is limited to 20 participants age 50+.

Art supply kits to be used during the classes will be provided to registered attendants. Kits need to be picked up from the Wheaton Library before the first session and be returned to this library after the last session.

Please register every member of your household that needs a kit.

Only register if you are able to pick up a kit(s).  You must have a kit to participate.

Once you are registered, please contact/visit the Wheaton Library (240-777-0678) to pick up your kit. Supplies are limited so we can only provide kits to registered attendants. If any participant is registered and cannot attend, please contact the Wheaton Library to cancel the registration so that individuals on the waiting list can participate. Customers on the waiting list will be contacted if space/supplies become available.

The Zoom link will be sent 24 hours before the first session. 

These classes are in partnership with artist Leila Cabib and funded in part by a Wheaton Cultural Project Grant from the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County.


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By joining this Virtual MCPL program, you agree to abide by our rules of conduct. Library staff has the authority to remove you from this program if we deem your behavior to be inappropriate, to ensure the safety of staff and customers.

Learn about MCPL's Zoom Security Settings

Accommodation Requests

Please place your request for English-language captioning or sign language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program you plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.

GEN 1.1 01/06/2022

Virtual Branch

Branch Manager
Maddie Hines


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