Dare2Draw “Chat” @MNN with Alitha E. Martinez (part 1)
Dare2Draw @MNN with L. Marie Cook! Creator & Model (part 2)
Dare2Draw @MNN the “Quick Draw” Challenge (part 3)
Upcoming D2D Events
The interactive mentoring Dare2Draw is back! With Peter Kuper & Hosted by Phil Dejean & Zeea Adams! on Saturday November 16th
Peter Kuper is a renowned comix creator and illustrator, best known for his autobiographical, political and social observations. He creates images that make us think and question our place in the current world, with excellent humor and wit.
Peter Kuper will be joining us at our next interactive event, for this unique series of creator drawing experiences, at MNN Studios.
All basic drawing supplies will be provided (please feel free to bring your drawing weapon of choice).
The Quick Draw Challenge theme will be posted on the Dare2Draw twitter feed 24 hrs before the taping of the show.
Housekeeping - for this series of Dare2Draw events @MNN Studios, your drawing participation is key. As a part of our studio audience, we invite you to come draw with us, have some fun and smile - you’ll be on TV creating a digital echo of this experience with us.
Every FRIDAY 3 – 7 pm @ Uptown Grand Central – NHEMA
The D2D Creator-CODE “Comix Pop-UP ShopP” with the support of Uptown Grand Central – NHEMA, to help raise funding to support the Harlem Dare2Draw programs and events hits Harlem on Fridays from 3 – 7 pm, at this new location in NYC, to pick up some comic books and cool stuff for the commute and ride like a hero!
At the Pop-UP on Park, we’ll have:
- With guest artists
- Original art & art prints … and more!
- Discounted new and vintage comic books and TBPs
- Art Supplies – yep!
- Kool Toys and T-shirts Music – 🎶 more…
All creators are welcome to pop in, share their artwork and be part of this community, at our new Comics hub at UPtown Grand Central Plaza, East 125th & Park Ave.
At the Metro North Station underpass on 125th St & Park Ave!
Also near both the 2/3 and 4/5/6 train stations on 125th St..
Big Thanks to the Will Eisner Official Site, Dark Horse Comics, Accent UK Comics, Joseph Koch Comics Warehouse, Jay & Silent Bob’s Secret Stash Jerry’s Artarama…🍳
Want To Buy Comics & Support Dare2Draw Events?
Buy Our Special Comix For Good "5 Comics Grab Bag"
For bus ride - comix!
Give to a kid - comix!
Save it - get the trade- comix!
Donate your comix and pop cultural (pass on your love) books to help mentor and get the word out that marvel and DC are not the definition on comix...creators are. Period.
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How Can You Be A Part Of The Dare2Draw?
Dare2Draw: Our Mission
The Dare2Draw is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational organization dedicated to creating mentoring and networking opportunities for cartoonists of all levels, cultivating awareness of, and appreciation for the study of the sequential arts and the furthering and preserving of the comic book medium’s contribution to literacy, art and culture, through outreach programs, events and projects.
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Get Involved! That means pro’s, students, and everyone in between!
At the Dare2Draw events, seasoned professionals present lectures, demonstrations and Q&A’s, on all aspects of sequential art, from ‘acting’ for the comic book panels, to breaking down a script, figure drawing, anatomy, painting, gesture drawings and using different drawing techniques and mediums.
At the Dare2Draw, we always strive to stretch the borders of the possible and offer a way for all the attendees to expand their abilities by working together. To volunteer, donate, or to learn more on getting involved in the Dare2Draw please contact us here.
Dare2Draw Studios: An Intriguing Place For Sequential Art & Artists
At Dare2Draw Studios, we now have a structure in place to work with mentoring professionals, art schools, students and up-and-coming artists.
And our process of getting the word out, with the help of press and top-level full-stack marketing, makes for an invigorating resource for the comic book, cartooning, sequential art medium.
Cartoonists Help Each Other Get To, Stay At, & Collaborate At The Pro Level
At Dare2Draw Studios, we are all about helping Cartoonists bridge the gap to pro level, with the help of top professional talent in the comic book industry.
And we want to help bolster the creative talent at the top as well to ensure their continued work in the medium as well as future collaboration between a friendly and powerfully creative network.