Young people

Design & Illustrate an Artist’s Book with Amanda Addison (9–11 years)

Calendar
Thursday 15 August
Location
National Centre for Writing at Dragon Hall
Time
10.00 - 12.00
Price
£ 2.50 - £7.50

Use words, images, doodles and drawings to design and illustrate an artist’s book telling your story of summer in the city!

Use words, images, doodles and drawings to design and illustrate an artist’s book telling your story of summer in the city!

Materials pen, pencil, collage with papers and fabrics will be explored to bring your personal book to life. Create a cover, end papers and pages of a book to take home with you.

Suitable for ages 9–11 years.

About the workshop leader

Amanda Addison is an award-winning artist, illustrator, and author of books for adults and children. Her writing has been translated into German, Greek, Italian and Ukrainian. Her picture book, Boundless Sky, was nominated for The CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medal. Amanda’s recently published YA novel, Looking for Lucie, was listed for the Searchlight Writing Novel Opening Award. A graduate of Chelsea School of Art, her writing and artwork are inspired by travel, textiles, and the natural world. Amanda holds an MA in Writing the Visual and lectures in Art & Design.

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