Learn to Illustrate

Edie Everette received a MFA from Vermont College before switching to illustration and cartooning. Her cartoons are published weekly in Seven Days: Vermont’s Independent Voice newspaper and regularly in Art Access. She has also been a contributor to Hyperallergic, Pyragraph, Third Act, 34th Parallel, and Section8 magazines as well as The Seattle Times. In 2014 she was commissioned by King County and 4Culture to create HazMatters, a comic book that explores household hazardous waste and personal responsibility.
6:00-9:00 P.M.
Gage Georgetown
  • 18″ X 24″ sketch pad (30-60lbs)
  • Higher quality paper(s) (to be purchase later for final project)
  • #2 soft drawing pencil and any other drawing implements you like
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Tablet of colored construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Laptop and/or tablet (not required, but bring if you enjoy drawing digitally)
  • Ruler, 12” is fine
  • White glue
Explore historic and contemporary illustration as a springboard to gain conceptual chops and problem-solving skills for visual storytelling. Learn to work with materials and techniques with an emphasis on individual needs and styles. Class culminates in a final project.