Monthly Archives: October 2016

Sally Kindberg’s Evening Standard feature about Elf School in Iceland.

It’s that time of year again, when ghouls and ghosts and all things strange wander the neighbourhood – some of them not even in costume.  I’ve drawn many of them, and even written and illustrated a book about them .  In 2000 … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s short story Sweden at In The Dark radio last night

Last night my short story Sweden, recorded as a piece for radio by Roland Denning, went to Mile End Art Pavilion in London.  It started off as an entry at UCL Open City Documentary Festival in 2015, then on to Croydon International … Continue reading

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Happy International Sloth Day

Of course sloths deserve a special day!  Found this pic in a book I wrote and illustrated some time ago (one of four published by Grafton/Collins). And more recently, I visited a sloth called Marilyn at London Zoo when I was … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s Pirate workshop at LICAF – Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2016

Where can you see a Batman flag flying over a town hall, spot political cartoonist Martin Rowson up a ladder, witness a battle between comic strip heavyweights Tintin and Asterix, (Asterix won by one vote btw though there were rumours of vote-rigging) encounter … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s Space drawing workshop at LICAF 2016

What happens when beings from Outer Space nip down to the wondrous Lakes International Comic Art Festival and plan to steal Kendal Mint Cake?  More than 25 participants at my comic strip workshop had some pretty marvellous ideas, and one or two visitors from … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg at Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2016

My visit to LICAF in Kendal was geared towards running workshops there in the Family Zone, but during my time there I spotted Martin Rowson up a ladder painting politicos in an alleyway, watched by Lib Dem leader and local MP Tim … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s drawing desk

  Just finished pics for my Draw It! Space book (published by Bloomsbury Childrens Books next year May 2017) and cleared my desk – sort of – ready for more drawing action. The robots need dusting, in fact the whole … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s Space workshop at the Guardian Big Draw 2016

Huge fun with lots of families and artists at yesterday’s Guardian Big Draw, held at King’s Place, London.  Mostly Earthlings took part, but a few extraterrestrials sneaked in after mask making with Marion Deuchars.  There were spacecraft, aliens, and strange planets … Continue reading

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Aliens and Milky Way to the Guardian for Big Draw

Just sent over some aliens and the Milky Way (as you do) for saturday’s Big Draw workshop.  Bed-time reading at the moment is We Are Stardust, conversations with Stefan Klein.  Fascinating, although thinking about quasars etc makes my head ache. … Continue reading

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