Category Archives: Events

Big Issue encounter – a positive story*

After the horrific news about Manchester this morning, I couldn’t settle to work and went out.  A Big Issue seller was standing on the corner of Seven Dials in Covent Garden with the latest edition, headlined Tiger Woman, the incredible life … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

My Draw It! Pirates workshop at Barnes Children’s Literature Festival

  What a delight to take part in Barnes Children’s Book Festival yesterday, not only to see fantastic drawings by children at my Draw It! Pirates workshop but to revisit Barnes, where I once lived with my small family in a granny-flat … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Events, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sally Kindberg’s live drawing at Artis event

On March 14th to the Free Word Centre to do live drawing and give a talk about my work at a fantastic Artis Teach Meet event.  So impressed by huge amounts of energy from members of Artis who have alternative names btw, such … Continue reading

Posted in Drawings, Events, Handwriting | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Women’s March, London, January 21st 2017

Only there at the beginning for a couple of hours (and that included drinking hot chocolate) but a great atmosphere of friendliness and solidarity against misogyny, racism and bigotry aka Trumpery.  Women are marching in many parts of the world today, … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Christmas at Kindberg Towers

Great to have friends round at Kindberg Towers and celebrate Solstice and Christmas etc.  The figure on the left is a replica of one of the wonderful Lewis chessmen – a Queen discovered in Uig on the west coast of the Isle … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

At Give A Book’s fifth anniversary celebration

On December 8th to an event at Daunts bookshop in Holland Park, celebrating five years of charity Give A Book with whom I hope to be working  in 2017. Patron Lady Antonia Fraser, trustee Victoria Gray,  Simon Jenkins, Paul Johnson, Felicity … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sally Kindberg’s workshop at the Guardian’s Reading for Pleasure conference

Busy and buzzy day at this year’s Guardian Reading for Pleasure conference organised by Margaret Holborn and chaired by Julia Eccleshare.  Talks by successful Beetle Boy author MG Leonard, author/illustrator Emily Gravett and lecturer in literacy and children’s books Prue Godwin. … Continue reading

Posted in Drawings, Events, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sally Kindberg at Save Our Libraries (and museums and art galleries!) rally and march in London

At a rally today before the march through London, showing solidarity with many library workers, authors and artists including Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell, Philip Ardagh, Peter Bunzl, Bobandroberta Smith, Anthony McGowan and Katriona Beales of the Artists Union England.

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Books, Comic strips, Drawings, Events, Travels, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment