ING Creatives 2019

Storytelling with Marvel-ous Characters

Hosted by: Josh Herman

Telling a fascinating story requires fascinating characters. Former Marvel Art Director, Josh Herman will share with you his ideas on creating characters and the worlds that surround them. You will start by breaking down characters that we all know and love into archetypes and learn how to modify them or get inspiration from them to create our own. Springing off that you will create a world for these characters, brainstorm ideas and dig deep into understanding who these characters are and what makes them tick by role playing them with other characters made in the class.

5 key takeaways

  1. Learn how to come up with an idea for a new character.
  2. Develop skills to understand what makes a character archetype
  3. Use role play to get inside the characters to help understand them, and help them write their own stories
  4. Develop sense of character vs. creator knowledge and motivation.
  5. Find motivation for characters from everyday life.
Day 3 - April 13 2019 | 18:50-21:50
$0.00 per person
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