Illustrating Books with Corky Paul

New Brewery Arts, Brewery Court, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 1JH

01285 657181
[email protected]

Saturday 16 February 2019
10am - 4pm
Opening Hours: 9am - 5pm
Admission Fee: £90
Booking essential
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This full day workshop is a unique opportunity to gain industry expert insight on the process of illustrating picture books.

During the course of this one day workshop, students will work create an illustrated double-page spread, taking inspiration from a poem. Students are encouraged to bring in their own sketchbooks or portfolios to stimulate discussion. 

The day will be split in to two halves. The first will look portfolios, manuscripts and pagination. Korky Paul will be on hand to provide guidance on how to break a manuscript down in to spreads, provide a brief introduction to typography, and crucially the creation of a template for your work. 

The second half of the day will comprise of turning your rough piece of work into a double-page spread. This will include drawing the characters and environments for your poem.

This workshop would be ideal for those wishing to pursue a career in Illustration. We welcome bursary applications from Illustration and Art students.


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