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Take the next steps in creating your own comic book with Archie Comics’ chief artist Dan Parent.
Learn how to draw, ink, write and create comic book pages, with a focus on the beloved characters Archie, Jughead, Betty and Veronica, and others. The class is open to students enrolled in the first session, as well as new students.
Programs taking place online:An access link will be emailed to you after purchase.
Programs taking place in our NYC facilities:Please read our safety guidelines before visiting our building.
Programs taking place online and in our NYC facilities:Please select which experience you wish to participate in when registering. Online participants will be emailed an access link after purchase. In-person participants should read our safety guidelines before attending the program.
Dan Parent is an American comic book artist and writer best known for his work for Archie Comics. A graduate of The Kubert School, Dan began working for Archie immediately after graduation. His writing of the Love Showdown series from 1994 received widespread attention. Dan has also written and/or illustrated for DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Felix the Cat Productions, Mattel, IDW, Boom, Valiant Comics, Chapterhouse comics, and Harpercollins to name a few.
Dan has worked on a wide variety of Archie projects in his 33-year career there, including the landmark LOVE SHOWDOWN serie ...
Dan has worked on a wide variety of Archie projects in his 33-year career there, including the landmark LOVE SHOWDOWN series from 1994, the reimagining of the BETTY & VERONICA SPECTACULAR series from the early 2000s, and landmark storylines featuring Archie and Valerie from Josie and the Pussycats.
Archie then introduced their first openly gay character, Kevin Keller, in Veronica #202, who was written, drawn, and created by Dan. Kevin Keller has become Archie Comic’s most popular character in decades. Kevin Keller was given his own solo book in 2011, which won a 2013 GLAAD award for Outstanding Comic Book. Dan’s also a multiple Harvey Awards nominee.
Other notable series Dan has worked on are Archie Meets Kiss, Archie vs, Sharknado, Archie Meets Batman ’66 and Archie Meets the B-52’s!
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Create Your Own Comic Book with Archie Comics’ Top Illustrator / Ages 9-13