Category Archives: Events

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

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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

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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

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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.

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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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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 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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High Speed Rail hearing at the House of Lords Select Committee

The morning started with hedgehogs.  HS2 (High Speed Rail 2) want to use London Zoo‘s carpark as a lorry depot.  Hedgehogs live on the leafy edges of the carpark.  Could this endangered species survive the estimated two hundred (the number … Continue reading

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