Make a Comic Book with Sarah McIntyre!
Join story legend Sarah McIntyre in making your own comic book from start to finish! Get her top tips on making comics, create a character, then learn how to design your own covers and fill the pages of your book. Open to all ages, but advisable that children under 8 have an adult to work with together in making your book. Followed by a chance to buy books and get them signed and doodled by the author.
Sarah McIntyre is the creator of Vern & Lettuce, and the comic strip Shark & Unicorn that ran for several years in The Sunday Times. She also creates picture books such as Dinosaur Firefighters, The New Neighbours, There’s a Shark in the Bath, and Jampires (which started as a Comic Jam session with her co-author David O’Connell). Her longer illustrated books with Philip Reeve include Roly-Poly Flying Pony: The Legend of Kevin, Pugs of the Frozen North and Oliver and the Seawigs.
Time: 1.5 hours, with the option of staying an extra 30 min to finish your comic book