Camps

 2021 Summer 

CAMPS REGISTRATION

Little Fish’s camps are specialized, highly-engaging experiences designed specfically for teens and pre-teens! This year, a year like any other!, will see in-studio camps as well as Zoom camps, accessible from anywhere in the country! 

 

 By the end of the camp, your young artist will come away with a greater understanding of the comic arts and its creation, will have Integrated instruction along with feedback, comics history and tools and reading recommendations!

 

In-studio camps run 9:00am-3:00pm. We provide snacks, students provide lunch.

Virtual camps run 9:00amPST - 12:00pmPST.

Simply return the application by mail or email. Contact us if you have any questions.

 

See you this Summer!

 

The first day of Kidz camp, the students learn the about the most basic form of comic book storytelling: the panels.

The new Little Fish Studio on El Cajon Blvd is home to an impressive collection of essential comic reading. Check out the library page for catalogue highlights!

2020 Summer Camps!

For the 2021 Summer Camps Season, we’re offering both in-person and online sessions. In-studio is limited this year to ten spots per session! Please check each session’s details to see if your desired date(s) are available for in-person, online, or both.

IN-PERSON SESSIONS!:

Kidz Comic Camps

Ages: 7-11

*NEWLY ADDED SESSION!*: 06/07/21 - 06/11/21, 9am-3pm (8 Spots Open)
Session 1: 06/16/21 - 06/18/21, 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)*
Session 2: 06/21/21 - 06/25/21, 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)

Session 3: 06/28/21 - 07/02/21, 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)

Session 4: 08/16/21 - 08/20/21, 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)

Session 5: 08/23/21 - 08/27/21, 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)

Prices: $285 for one session ($255 by March 30th)
Students will explore the process of creating characters and comics, from initial idea to completed page. Have fun with penciling, inking and coloring your own comic page. Materials included in cost. At the end of one week

each child will have a comic story all their own!

*3 day camp, price reduced ($185/$155)

 

Teenz Comic Camps

Ages: 12-17
Session 1: 07/07/21 - 07/09/21; 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)*

Session 2: 07/12/21 - 07/16/21; 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)

Session 3: 08/02/21 - 08/06/21; 9am-3pm (NO SPOTS LEFT!)

Session 4: 08/09/21 - 08/13/21; 9am-3pm (1 Spots Open)
Prices: $285 for one session ($255 by March 30th)
Students will explore the process of creating characters and comics, from initial idea to completed page. Have fun with penciling, inking and coloring your own comic page. Little Fish is a fun, imaginative environment where all comic ideas are encouraged and nurtured to fruition. Includes historical context and introductory lectures. Materials included in cost. At the end of one week each child will have a 2-3 page comic story all their own!

*3 day camp, price reduced ($185/$155)

 


Comic-Con Artist Intensive*

Ages: 14+
Dates: July 19th - July 25th, 2021; 9am-4pm (In-person only) (4 Spots Open)
Price: $415 for the session ($390 by by March 30th)
Every year San Diego hosts the world's largest comic and pop culture convention, San Diego Comic Con International. Though Comic-Con is digital this year, we have a fantastic curriculum planned, integrating a curated 

attendance of selected Comic-Con panels, portfolio reviews, and interviews and meets with comic professionals!

 

Little Fish will be teaming with legendary comic creators, designed to coincide with this dynamic, once-a-year event! Dedicated students and artists will create their own unique projects with hands-on help and guidance from Little Fish Comic Book Studio.

(*NOTE: Must email a portfolio of work with application! Five pieces of work, three of which are comic/manga sequential pages!)

 

 

Little Fish Comic Industry Intensive!

Ages: 10+

Dates: July 26th - July 30th, 2021; 9am-3pm (In-person only) (NO SPOTS LEFT!)

Price: $340 for the session ($310 by by March 30th

Thisunique camp will focus on exploring the comic industry and San Diego's unique place in it! We'll be making comic pages and stories and learning techniques in penciling, inking and writing! We'll then explore connections between student art and the community by visiting the San Diego State University's Pop Culture Library, Now Or Never Comics, local art stores and other comic-based locations! Figure drawing, demos and tours will supplement an already awesome experience! (All will be socially-distanced and field trips will be planned in advance!)

 

ONLINE SESSIONS!:

Kidz Comic Camps

Ages: 7-11

Session 1: 06/16/21 - 06/18/21; 9am-12pm (7 Spots Open)*

Session 2: 06/21/21 - 06/25/21; 9am-12pm (8 Spots Open)

Session 3: 06/28/21 - 07/02/21; 9am-12pm (3 Spots Open)


Session 4: 08/16/21 - 08/20/21; 9am-12pm (9 Spots Open)
Session 5: 08/23/21 - 08/27/21; 9am-12pm (10 Spots Open)
Prices: $145 for one session ($130 by by March 30th)
Students will explore the process of creating characters and comics, from initial idea to completed page. Have fun with penciling, inking and coloring your own comic page. Materials included in cost. At the end of one week

each child will have a comic story all their own!

*3 day camp, price reduced ($90/$75)

 

Teenz Comic Camps

Ages: 12-17

Session 1: 07/07/21 - 07/09/21; 9am-12pm (8 Spots Open)*

Session 2: 07/12/21 - 07/16/21; 9am-12pm (8 Spots Open)

Session 3: 08/02/21 - 08/06/21; 9am-12pm (10 Spots Open)

Session 4: 08/09/21 - 08/13/21; 9am-12pm (6 Spots Open)
Prices: $145 for one session ($130 by by March 30th)
Students will explore the process of creating characters and comics, from initial idea to completed page. Have fun with penciling, inking and coloring your own comic page. Little Fish is a fun, imaginative environment where all comic ideas are encouraged and nurtured to fruition. Includes historical context and introductory lectures. Materials included in cost. At the end of one week each child will have a 2-3 page comic story all their own!

*3 day camp, price reduced ($90/$75)

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