Monday, August 24–Friday, August 28, 2020
9:00 am–12:00 pm
Art Studio (Classroom G37)
Materials Fee
Ticket Required
Add to Calendar 2020-08-24 09:00:00 2020-08-24 12:00:00 Illustration and Comics, Ages 15–18 08/24/2020 9:00 am Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Explore the storytelling power of illustration and design your own comic book! Students are introduced to professional processes involved in illustration as you learn to master new tools and techniques in drawing, lettering, and page design. Be inspired by various cultures and time periods from the MFA Collection as you develop a narrative and examine visual techniques to develop their own personal style. 

Supplies are provided.

Course Number
Mixed Media
Number of Sessions

Ticket Information

Registration for February, April, and Summer vacation week classes ends at Noon the Friday before the class starts.

Before registering for classes, please review Program Information and Policies.

To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975 ($6 processing fee applies); to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.

Ticketing Policies

About the Instructor

Marion Eisenmann was born and raised in Germany, where she developed a classical foundation in music and the visual arts. Her passion is developing and executing innovative and original concepts for amusement parks, interactive learning, and immersive experiences in the form of conceptual sketches, key art, storyboards, and design. Lately Marion Eisenmann has been working as a story artist on a monthly graphic novel series. She devotes much of her free time to art education. Marion taught eight consecutive years at the ArtCenter College of Design in Pasadena, instructed workshops and courses at the Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art in Van Nuys, the Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood, and the Huntington Gardens and Library in Pasadena.