Gestalt Academy

Gestalt AcademyWant to Get into the Comic Industry?

Australia’s first exclusive course for upcoming Comic Story Tellers and Artists

Monday Sept 12th – Friday Sept 16th, Perth WA

Gestalt Comics is excited to introduce a week-long intensive course solely focused on people serious about getting into the comic book and graphic novel industry.

Open to just 12 participants, the course brings together a collection of experts to provide essential industry-specific dos and don’ts, give examples from experience and share valuable wisdom gleaned over successful careers. Participants are expected to be wholly committed to not only daytime attendance but to completing set homework each evening with step-by-step assistance to produce a fantastic portfolio piece designed to open doors to prospective employers.

Run by award-winning Gestalt co-founders Editor in Chief Wolfgang Byslma and Art Director Skye Ogden, the very first Gestalt Academy course provides a unique opportunity to learn from and work with some of the industry’s best. Participants will gain an insight into the real world of comic creation, specifically the:

  • History of the comic medium
  • Industry expectations and requirements
  • Understanding of what makes a great story and visual
  • Commercialisation of your talent
  • Canvassing for artistic direction and story telling
  • Development of relationships with artists and story tellers
  • Guided creation of a strong portfolio piece
  • And so much more….

A place on this exclusive course comes to you for the great price of $3000.00, with a 10% deposit required to reserve your place (* full payment due by 30th June, 2016).

For more information on the Gestalt Academy, including course enrolment requirements, please fill out the contact form below.