Join illustrators Nidhi Chanani and Amber Padilla to discover how comics reflect magical slices of everyday life. In our second session with California College of the Arts (CCA), they’ll share their sketching tips using the Procreate app on iPad with Apple Pencil. Then you’ll draw cartoons inspired by the things around you. Hosted by Matt Silady, CCA comics department chair.
Art Lab: Impromptu Comics with Nidhi Chanani & Amber Padilla
Illustrator and Cartoonist
Nidhi Chanani is a critically acclaimed illustrator, cartoonist, writer, and faculty member at CCA. Her debut graphic novel, Pashmina, is currently being adapted for film at Netflix.
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Cartoonist and Illustrator
Amber Padilla is a graduate of CCA’s MFA in Comics program and a cartoonist and illustrator for the Oakland-based Know Yourself educational learning company.
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Artist & Professor of Comics
Matt Silady is an Eisner-nominated cartoonist and the chair of the CCA graduate comics program.
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