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Locality: Henry

Spencer-Penn Centre
475 Spencer Penn Road
Spencer, VA 24165

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Have you seen your favorite superhero on the big screen? Have you always dreamed of creating your very own comic book? Well grab your pencils and paper...because we have something special for you. Professional comic book artist D. Michael Watkins will be teaching a monthly class on how to create comics. Throughout the course Michael will teach you the basics on art, storytelling, perspective, anatomy, and creating visually dynamic characters. This class is for all ages and experience levels. $10/members and $15/non-members per class.

D. Michael Watkins is the founder and owner of Highburn Studios. He's also the guy underneath that shiny cowboy hat you see at most cons. Michael received his lucky break on FEMME-NOIR with Joe Staton and has since went on to work for Marvel,DC, Image, Dynamite, Dark Horse , Upper Deck, as well as his creator-owned project GUARDIANS. You've seen his work on titles such as SONIC THE HEDGEHOG, TRANSFORMERS, IRON MAN, AVENGERS ASSEMBLE, PANTHA, VILLAINS SUPREME, and you can see him on film in the blockbuster movie THE DARK KNIGHT RISES.
Outside of comics, Michael is a Voice Actor with roles for Marvel and Disney voicing the characters of: Venom, Scorpion, Mole Man, and Magneto.



Wheel Chair Access

Saturday, July 27, 2019 (11:00 AM - 2:00 PM)

Admission Fee: $10/members and $15/non-members

Office: (276) 957-5757