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Sally Kindberg’s creative workshops

Here I am hatching dinosaurs (as you do), and encouraging others to draw and tell stories, often using sequential narratives.  This was in China, but it could be anywhere! I’m passionate about getting others, whatever age, to gain confidence in … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s workshops at Avondale Park Primary School

Spring is here at the moment, and what better way to spend a spring day than hatching a few dodos, and drawing monsters at four workshops with enthusiastic and delightful children at Avondale Park Primary School .  None of whom … 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’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 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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Workshops at Seven Stories, National Centre for Children’s Books, Newcastle

Dinosaur activity?  Visitors from outer space?  It was all happening at Seven Stories on June 18th!  Accompanied by copies of Draw It! Dinosaurs and The Comic Strip History of Space, I travelled north-east to meet some young Earthlings …

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SK’s comic strip workshop at SCBWI’s Winchester Conference

Witty and wonderful results from participants of my comic strip short story workshop held at SCBWI’s brilliant annual conference held in Winchester.  First we looked at a wide variety of comic strip images from round the world, then a few warm-up exercises involving … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg at Lakes International Comic Art Festival

What an amazing weekend at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival!  Fantastic comic makers, films, live drawing events, talks and unexpected meetings.  Spent saturday afternoon encouraging families to hatch dinosaur eggs (as you do) at my workshops in Kendal’s Westmoreland Shopping Centre. … Continue reading

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Big Draw at the Guardian 2015 – Sally Kindberg’s dinosaur hatching workshop at Kings Place

Fantastic day at Kings Place running a workshop for this year’s Guardian Big Draw.  Many talented young participants hatched dinosaur eggs with inspiration and aplomb.  Thanks to Joanna Lawrence and John Henry Baker, two members of the brilliant Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment who improvised encouraging … Continue reading

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