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Workshop Photos 2017-18

Lots of lovely pictures from the last year-eighteen months or so 🙂 Thanks everyone!

Bishopsteignton Comics Club end of term pdf

So to kick off 2019 here’s the pdf from last term’s Comics Club at Bishopsteignton Primary (see below). It’s the last for a while, as Comics Club will now morph into Creative Club, which will feature a wider range of creative activities including puppets,…

Rocket Comics At Teignmouth Library!

TOMORROW!! Come down at 11am and make a rocket comic with me! £2 per child we’re running till 12.30pm. Hope to see you there! What a brilliant, creative workshop! Thanks to Cathy and Caroline for helping out and to the children and their families…

Comic Characters at Teignmouth Library

School’s out so it’s time once again for the Summer Reading Challenge! 🙂 This year the theme is “mischief makers” (as in Dennis the menace and Beryl the Peril), so Teignmouth Library have asked me to run a couple of comics workshops to celebrate….

Arty Holiday Activities

I won’t be running very many workshops over the hols as i’m busy with other things, but here’s a list of very creative art activities for kids from the Book Trust called “Staring Into Space”. You can download them by clicking on the link…

Story Scene at Magic Carpet Honiton

Everyone had a lovely time making houses, trees, telephone boxes and ice cream vans for the “story scene” we made last Thursday. After building our version of what eventually looked like Torquay (!!) we made some people and cats and created stories around it.

Comics Club Summer 2018

The Comics Club at Bishopsteignton Primarycame to an end a couple of weeks ago, so I’ve made up a pdf of most of the comics the kids made and you can download it here! comics club

Making the animation for Shimmer and Disappear by Pram

I was very chuffed when Pram asked me to make an animation for a track from their new LP Across the Meridian. I took some pictures while making, so here they are below… The whole process from a-z was great fun, even when everything…

Shimmer and Disappear by Pram

I had a blast making this animation for Shimmer and Disappear from Pram’s upcoming LP Across the Meridian 🙂 Will post “making of” pics soon.

Bishopsteignton Primary School Comics Club – New Term!

I’ve got fourteen keen-as-mustard comic artists this term, and they are already coming up with some wonderful ideas, including a graphic novel and a very exciting joint project featuring a story told from three different points of view. This is a degree of sophistication…

Crazy Conductors and Interactive Orchestras

This was a lot of fun – a projection/animation/digital music drop-in workshop for Daisi’s “Machina” project at the Phoenix in Exeter. Participants made a cutout musician character, attached it to the projected background and then, using Bare Conductive technology, gave it a sound –…

No Animation Club tonight!

We’re snowed in again here at Small World Towers so I’m afraid I’ve had to cancel tonight’s Club, sorry! We’ll be back again next Monday. My cat ventured out briefly this morning… he’s now back on his bed 🙂