Do you dream of an illustrative career as a cartoonist or recognised artist? If you have a passion and love for drawing, cartooning and illustration, you’ll love the tips, tricks and insights you’ll learn in the OCA Comic Strips for Beginners course.
"I was a bit sceptical about using an online course I had only Googled, but they are fantastic! I have just completed my course and it was amazing! Learnt a lot and whenever I needed help, it was always there for me. Never had any dramas and everyone is very friendly. Give it a go, it’s worth it!" - Felicity
This course is the perfect sequel to our Introduction to Cartooning course to help advance your skills. You'll learn how to create illustrations and drawings that can be sold. Plus you’ll get insights into the dos and don'ts of marketing your completed work.
Who is this for?
Budding artists looking to start earning money for their talents and possibly turning their skills into a profitable career in fine art, as a cartoonist, as an illustrator, self employed, and more.
Take this course to upskill your talents and take them to the next level.
We're committed to you! As an OCA student you will receive a range of support services to assist you with your learning journey. This includes: live chat, technical, admin and general course support and a dedicated trainer to support your learning.
As soon as you enrol, you’ll be provided with a login and password, so you can access your OCA e-learning centre 24/7. You can study at your own pace, from the comfort and convenience of your home. Course materials are delivered via our innovative e-learning experience.
This course is delivered online.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive an OCA Certificate of Achievement in Comic Strips for Beginners.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
The Beginning: Tools, History, Creativity and Storytelling.
The Basics: Drawing Your Cast of Characters.
The Building Blocks: Merging Words and Art.
The Big Picture: Developing Your Portfolio.