Course curriculum

  • 1
    Introduction
    • Introduction
  • 2
    Resources
    • Course Syllabus
    • Course Forum
    • Workshop Calendar
    • Downloadable Files
    • Arree's Dummy Library
  • 3
    Module 1: Capturing Magical Moments
    • Lesson 1: Introduction
    • Lesson 2: Story Review
    • Lesson 3: Finding Magical Moments
    • Lesson 4: Supplies
    • Assignment
  • 4
    Module 2: Make the Dummy
    • Lesson 1: Introduction
    • Lesson 2: How to Make a Dummy
    • Lesson 3: The Index Card Dummy & Starting Small
    • Lesson 4: First Drafts
    • Assignment
  • 5
    Implementation Week
    • MILESTONE #1
  • 6
    Module 3: Visual Storytelling and Composition
    • Lesson 1: Introduction
    • Lesson 2: Design & Storytelling
    • Lesson 3: End Pages to the Hook
    • Lesson 4: Composition
    • Lesson 5: Page Layouts
    • Lesson 6: Page Turns
    • Assignment
  • 7
    Module 4: Voice, Paneling, and Pacing
    • Lesson 1: Introduction
    • Lesson 2: Voice & Typography
    • Lesson 3: A Visual Transformation
    • Lesson 4: White Space & Paneling
    • Lesson 5: Pacing Your Story
    • Assignment
  • 8
    Implementation Week
    • MILESTONE #2
  • 9
    Module 5: Revision with Vision
    • Introduction
    • Lesson 1: Revision Through Vision
    • Lesson 2: Less Is More
    • Lesson 3: Endings
    • Lesson 4: The Messy Middle & How Many Drafts
    • Lesson 5: Covers
    • Assignment
  • 10
    Module 6: Preparing Your Dummy for Submission
    • Lesson 1: Introduction
    • Lesson 2: One Story, One Dummy Away
    • Lesson 3: Submitting Your Dummy
    • Lesson 4: Going Pro
    • Lesson 5: Final Thoughts
    • Assignment
  • 11
    Implementation Week
    • Milestone #3
  • 12
    Final Thoughts
    • What's Next?