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SUMMER WORKSHOPS at the CARTOON MUSEUM 2017

All sessions must be booked in advance via our website’s Shop or by phone: 020 7580 8155. Workshops fill up quickly, so book early!

Remember:

-For all-day sessions, please supply a packed lunch.

-Children attending two half-day sessions on the same day must be collected at lunchtime so the classroom can be prepared for the afternoon workshop.

-Animated films will be viewable on the Cartoon Museum’s Youtube channel within 5-7 working days.

 

July Workshops

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Weds 26 July

**Superheroes / 11am - 1pm

Come and get tips for creating your own mighty heroes and deadly villains from Cartoon Museum tutor Steve Marchant, and then draw them in mortal combat.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Manga for Beginners / 2pm – 4pm

Award-winning Phoenix comic artist Karen Rubins shows you how to create a simple manga story.

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Thurs 27      

**Make a Mini-Comic with Steve / 11am - 1pm

Everyone will love the little booklet you’ll create featuring your own characters and storyline. It’s specially constructed so that its easy to make printed copies after you take it home!

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Design a Beano Cover / 2pm – 4pm

Join Beano artist Wilbur Dawbarn and learn how to draw your own Beano front cover featuring some favourite Beano characters.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

Fri 28 

**The Adventures of YOU! / 11am – 3.30pm

Wallis Eates writes and draws autobiographical comics. She’ll show you how to create a comic in which you are the star. Are you a superhero? A zombie? A menace? Let’s have fun finding out!

Ages 8 – 12 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

Mon 31         

**Create A Comic-Strip / 11am - 1pm

Rachael Ball‘s last graphic novel was a ‘Guardian Best Graphic Book’ in 2015. She’ll set you on the road to success by showing you how to create an effective one-page comic-strip.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Manga for Beginners / 2pm – 4pm

Acclaimed manga artist Takayo Akiyama returns to show you how to create a simple manga story.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

AUGUST WORKSHOPS

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**Beano Masterclass / 11am – 3.30pm

Join Beano artist Wilbur Dawbarn and learn how to draw favourite Beano characters the professional way, and then write and draw a one-page Beano story.

 Weds 2         

**Claymation / 11am – 3.30pm

Make funny clay characters with professional animator Reza Ben Gajra and create a short animated film that you'll be able to watch next week on the Cartoon Museum's Youtube channel.

Ages 8 – 12 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

 Thurs 3        

**Manga Ghosts & Monsters / 11am - 1pm

Manga artist & Japanese tutor Gavin Pollock travels down from Cumbria to present this special workshop where you’ll learn how to draw the kind of magical creatures that led to the creation of Pokemon and other favourites.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Animal Manga / 2pm – 4pm

Takayo Akiyama shows you how to create cute, funny and weird manga animals and draw them in a one-page manga story.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

 Fri 4   

**Manga Ghosts & Monsters / 11am - 1pm

Your last chance to join Manga artist & Japanese tutor Gavin Pollock‘s special workshop where you’ll learn how to draw the kind of magical creatures that led to the creation of Pokemon and other favourites.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Robot Manga / 2pm – 4pm

Takayo Akiyama shows you Japanese robot comics from the 60s to the present day, and then you’ll design your own robot and draw a one-page comic-strip about saving the world… or tidying your room!

Ages 8 – 12 £12

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**Creating Short Strips / 11am - 1pm

Richy K Chandler, writer/artist of Lucy The Octopus, shows you how to write and draw a series of 3-panel funny comic-strips. Great for beginners!

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Manga Storytelling / 2pm – 4pm

Award-winning Phoenix comic artist Karen Rubins shows you how to create a 5-panel page of manga artwork that tells a complete story.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

 Tues 8          

**Cut-Out Animation / 11am – 3.30pm

Spend the day with professional animator Reza Ben Gajra and create a short animated film that you'll be able to watch next week on the Cartoon Museum's Youtube channel.

Ages 8 – 12 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

  Weds 9         

**Comic Art Masterclass with Rachael Ball / 11am – 3.30pm

NOT FOR BEGINNERS! If you've got the basics under your belt – perhaps you've been to our workshops before – here's where you'll learn professional methods of working and secrets behind successful comic-strip storytelling. Suitable for aspiring manga artists, too.

Ages 10 – 14 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

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**KEV F'S COMIC ART MASTERCLASS / 11am-1.30pm / Repeated at 2.30pm-5pm

Kev F Sutherland writes and draws for The Beano, Doctor Who and Marvel comics, and now he'll teach you how easy it is. After the end of a Comic Art Masterclass, everyone goes away with a page of their own comic art plus an individual caricature by Kev F. Learn everything he knows, so you could leave school and steal his job!

Ages 8 – 12 £15

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**Clayfaces / 11am – 3.30pm

Make funny clay faces with professional animator Valentina Grasso and create a short animated film that you'll be able to watch next week on the Cartoon Museum's Youtube channel.

Ages 8 – 12 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

Mon 14         

**Manga Masterclass with Takayo Akiyama / 11am – 3.30pm

NOT FOR BEGINNERS! If you've got the basics under your belt – perhaps you've been to our workshops before – here's where you'll learn professional methods of working and secrets behind successful manga storytelling. Suitable for aspiring comic artists, too.

Ages 10-14 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

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Tues 15        

Animal Antics / 11am - 1pm

**Richy K Chandler (Wallace & Gromit, Adventure Time, Lucy The Octopus) shows you how to create successful animal characters and put them into a short comic-strip.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Make a Mini-Comic with Karen Rubins / 2pm – 4pm

Karen started her career making mini-comics. She’ll show you how to startle your friends back at school with an

8-page mini-comic featuring your own characters and story.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

 Weds 16

**Create A Comic-Strip / 11am - 1pm

Rachael Ball‘s last graphic novel was a ‘Guardian Best Graphic Book’ in 2015. She’ll set you on the road to success by showing you how to create an effective one-page comic-strip.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

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Award-winning Phoenix comic artist Karen Rubins shows you how to create a simple manga story.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

 Thurs 17      

**Pencil Power / 11am - 1pm

Rachael Ball‘s artwork is beautifully rendered with pencil shading. She’ll share some of her work and show you how to achieve amazing shading effects with your own artwork.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Make a MANGA Mini-Comic / 2pm – 4pm

Takayo Akiyama will show you some of her self-published comics and teach you how to make a manga-style mini-comic of your own.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

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Fri 18 

**Cut-Out Animation / 11am – 3.30pm

Spend the day with professional animator Valentina Grasso and create a short animated film that you'll be able to watch next week on the Cartoon Museum's Youtube channel.

Ages 8 – 12 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

 Mon 21         

Comic-Strip Masterclass with Richy K Chandler / 11am – 3.30pm

 NOT FOR BEGINNERS! If you've got the basics under your belt – perhaps you've been to our workshops before – here's where you'll learn professional methods of working in a series of fun, lively exercises. Suitable for aspiring manga artists, too.

Ages 10-14 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

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 Tues 22        

 **Creating Characters with Steve / 11am - 1pm

Comic Art curator Steve Marchant will show you around our Comic Creators gallery, and then show you some tips and ideas for creating memorable characters of your own. Great for beginners!

Ages 8 – 12 £12

 

**Create A Comic-Strip / 2pm – 4pm

Rachael Ball‘s last graphic novel was a ‘Guardian Best Graphic Book’ in 2015. She’ll set you on the road to success by showing you how to create an effective one-page comic-strip.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

  Weds 23       

 **Claymation / 11am – 3.30pm

Make funny clay characters with professional animator Valentina Grasso and create a short animated film that you'll be able to watch next week on the Cartoon Museum's Youtube channel.

Ages 8 – 12 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

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**Manga Masterclass with Takayo Akiyama / 11am – 3.30pm

NOT FOR BEGINNERS! If you've got the basics under your belt – perhaps you've been to our workshops before – here's where you'll learn professional methods of working and secrets behind successful manga storytelling. Suitable for aspiring comic artists, too.

Ages 10-14 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

 Fri 25 

 **Make a Mini-Comic with Steve / 11am - 1pm

Everyone will love the little booklet you’ll create featuring your own characters and storyline. It’s specially constructed so that its easy to make printed copies after you take it home!

Ages 8 – 12 £12

 **Joke Time! / 2pm – 4pm

Some of the best cartoons are single pictures that make us laugh on postcards or on the internet. Tell Steve Marchant some of your favourite jokes and learn how to turn them into cartoons.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

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 **Superheroes / 11am - 1pm

Come and get tips for creating your own mighty heroes and deadly villains from Cartoon Museum tutor Steve Marchant, and then draw them in mortal combat.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Design a Beano Cover / 2pm – 4pm

Join Beano artist Wilbur Dawbarn and learn how to draw your own Beano front cover featuring some favourite Beano characters.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

Weds 30       

**Comic-Strip Masterclass with Karen Rubins / 11am – 3.30pm

NOT FOR BEGINNERS! If you've got the basics under your belt – perhaps you've been to our workshops before – here's where you'll learn professional methods of working in a series of fun, lively exercises for aspiring comics and manga artists.

Ages 10-14 £25   Please bring a packed lunch.

Thurs 31      

**The Adventures of YOU! / 11am – 1pm

Do you sometimes get stuck for ideas? Wallis Eates shows you how to turn your daily life into a funny comic-strip story.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

**Create A Comic-Strip with Steve / 2pm – 4pm

Using one of our special worksheets, Steve Marchant will teach you how to quickly and easily complete a one-page comic-strip story.

Ages 8 – 12 £12

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Take a look at our YouTube channel for animation put together at our workshops. 
Click here to see the work produced in our Let's Get Digital! workshop.

Feedback on previous workshops: 

"Just to say thank you to the cartoon museum and Steve for such a great day yesterday.  My son clearly had an excellent time and came away having learnt new skills and generally had fun too.  Many many thanks!" (Ros H., Parent)

"This was a fab workshop and I highly recommend it to people who like drawing"

"It was very good and I would come again" (Comic Masterclass, Age 14)
"It was a great workshop, I wish I could come again." (Manga workshop, Age 10)
"LET ME DO MORE!" (Claymation, Age 10)
"I would like to say that I love the Cartoon Museum! The teacher is awesome, the Cartoon Museum is the best! :-)" (Manga and Anime Animals, Age 9)
"I would like to say that I thoroughly enjoyed myself and that it made my day."