Leeds Arts University are sponsoring and partnering with Thought Bubble Comic Convention on Saturday 23 September. Our Vernon Street building will open to run a series of free workshops and activities for 7-18 year olds from our Young Creatives and BA (Hons) Illustration teams.
Activities on the fringe of Leeds Thought Bubble Comic Con 2017:
- Create your own character/Monster Mask
Who will you become? By creating a mask with current Illustration undergraduates transform yourself into your comic character.
- Draw your own comic character
Design and draw your own character, give them a name, some character traits and prepare their stories and adventures.
- Design your own comic storyboard
A story starts somewhere, in a room, in the park bring it all out of your imagination and sequence their life.
- 3D model making
Render into a three dimensional character, give them form, expressions.
- Smartphone animation
Simple stop frame animation that can be done on a phone.
- Contribute to the (possibly) largest page of a comic in Leeds
Collaborate your artistry on what (might be) the largest comic page in town on that day: a floor-sized mega drawing.
There are two sessions available, please click on the below to book a place:
Young Creatives Workshops 1:00pm - 3:30pm - This session is now full
Numbers are limited and booking is essential. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
- 23 September - 23 September 2017
- Vernon Street building, Leeds Arts University, LS2 8PH (Get Directions)