Nostalgia Bomb: 10 Awesome Kids’ Shows And What They Taught Us
"The Secret City Adventures"
Aired: Late-'80s on PBS.
The Premise: An astronaut named Commander Mark gives drawing lessons an another planet. He is frequently interrupted by aliens and robots.
Why We Loved It: When you're a kid, watching someone draw a perfect cube seems pretty magical. And in all honesty Commander Mark was kind of a hottie.
What It Taught Us: How to draw foreshortened robot arms.