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Storytelling Through Illustration with Larissa Marantz
📆 Thursdays @ 2pm PT | Starting Sept 28th

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    Join our 8-week Live Class with celebrated NMA instructor and illustrator Larissa Marantz and dive into the captivating realm of Storytelling Through Illustration. Beginning with the core principles of visual narration, you'll journey through sequential art, character development, scene-setting, the narrative power of color, and the artistry of perspective. With a focus on emotional depth and character interactions, this class is tailored to culminate your skills into a refined portfolio. Don't miss this chance to master the craft of visually weaving tales. Sign up now and elevate your illustrative storytelling!

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🌟 Introducing Individual
Live Class Passes!

Ever felt the urge to dive into one of our Live Classes but held back because you didn’t have a LIVE plan? We've heard you 📣, and we're thrilled to announce a game-changing opportunity just for you!

🎉For the FIRST time ever, we're rolling out our Individual Live Class Passes!🎟️

What does this offer entail?

  • Flexibility: Opt in for any upcoming live class and attend on a per-class basis.
  • Accessibility: This option is available to those on our Library plan, Library+, or even newcomers to our campus. Experience our Live Classes in real-time.

    Savings: Enjoy a 25% discount with an active enrollment plan!
Current Students
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*Note: Discount applies only to active Library or Library+ members. Being signed in is required at checkout.

🚀Elevate your learning journey with us.

Non-Students  Enroll Here

Larissa Marantz is an illustrator based out of Southern California. She worked as a character designer for Nickelodeon’s Rocket Power and Rugrats TV shows. Larissa began illustrating children’s books when she left The Rugrats animated TV show to stay at home with her young children. Her recent illustrated projects are Charlie and the Octopus, Avenue A Publishing, and Clyde the Hippo picture book series, published by Penguin Workshop. Larissa has been an adjunct faculty member at Laguna College of Art + Design for 12 years, teaching in the Animation and Illustration departments. Owner of OC Art Studios, an after-school enrichment company, she has taught art to young elementary school students for over 15 years.