CAMP HIDEOUT – C.O.M.I.C.S. Program:
Captivating Our Minor’s Imaginations, Creating Solutions; is a versatile program designed toengage students in introspective reflection and help to identify with a more positive and heroic
self image. In teaching the core concepts of the Heroic and Villainous archetypes, The Hero’s
Journey basic story structure, and art techniques our students can have a better understanding
of the rewards or consequences of their actions and decisions. Using a comic book medium
to express their thoughts and feelings, minors can captivate their imaginations in a fun, fresh
form. Within the cathartic nature of creative writing and art, the energetic and youthful pallet
of comic books gives students the ability to dynamically express themselves while maintaining a
level of playful entertainment.
Glynnes Pruett is the owner of Comic Book Hideout, named “Best Comic Book Store in Orange
County” for the last 2 years in a row. She gained a triple major Communications Bachelor’s of
Art Degree from California State University Fullerton, with an emphasis in Screenwriting.
Wilt Manglicmot is an artist, designer, animator and motion graphics designer. He has been
drawing his entire life and has a Bachelor’s of Art Degree in Media Arts and Animation from The
Art Institute of California Los Angeles. From there he moved on to work creating graphics for
the television industry.
Glynnes has more than 20 years experience in the comic book world and has taught and
tutored independently and through private institutions for more than 10 years. The C.O.M.I.C.S.
program she has created as been instituted in the Fullerton School District, Orange County
Juvenal Detention Center and the Muckenthaler Cultural Center.
Wilt is currently a graphic designer and motion graphics artist for television and works at mDots
Design. He has built and designed graphics for such shows as the Grammy Awards, The Golden
Globe Awards, The Screen Actor Guild Awards, The Democratic National Convention among
other shows and has recently designed tour content for Enrique Iglesias.
The CAMP HIDEOUT session package includes:
– 8 (1.5hr.) classes @ Comic Book Hideout
– 1 Camp Hideout badge (when worn/displayed gives 10% off all in-store purchases for 1 whole
– All materials to create a full comic book
– A full showcase of all finished projects @ Comic Book Hideout
Session 1 (Ages 10-16yrs)
June – Mondays & Thursdays 1 – 2:30pm
6/8 & 6/11
6/15 & 6/18
6/22 & 6/25
6/29 & 7/2 – Showcase
Session 2 (Ages 10-16yrs)
July – Mondays & Thursdays 1 -2:30pm
7/13 & 7/16
7/20 & 7/23
7/27 & 7/30
8/3 & 8/6 – Showcase
Session 3 (Ages 16+)
End of May – End of July
Sundays 7 – 8:30pm
7/6 – MONDAY CLASS
7/13 – MONDAY CLASS
7/26 + August showcase