School holiday workshops in Bunbury

Hi there, and Happy New Year!

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Got creative kids?

Wanna keep them occupied?

Bring them to my workshops in Bunbury on January 15th.


Jan 15: Cartooning and Comics Workshop (for kids)

Join me at Bunbury Library this summer school holidays to learn the basics of cartoon drawing and comics-making.

We’ll cover facial expressions, creating characters, drawing bodies, drawing backgrounds, speech bubbles, sound effects, story planning, you name it – all the skills you’ll need to start making your own comics.

I’ll have a bunch of books for sale too, so why not grab a signed and sketched copy when you come along …

WHEN: Friday Jan 15th
TIMES: 10:00am-11:30am
WHERE: Bunbury Public Library, 2 Parkfield Street, Bunbury, WA
AGES: 8-12yo
COST: $5
BOOKINGS: essential. Click here to reserve your place.

Jan 15: Children’s Clay Maquette Sculpture Workshop (for kids)

Join me at Bunbury Library for a clay ‘maquette’ workshop.

I’ll guide you through the process of building a model of a character you design. Learn how to go from a 2D drawing to a 3D model using clay and simple tools.

I’ll have a bunch of books for sale too, so why not grab a signed and sketched copy when you come along …

WHEN: Friday Jan 15th
TIMES: 1:00pm-2:30pm
WHERE: Bunbury Public Library, 2 Parkfield Street, Bunbury, WA
AGES: 8-12yo
COST: $5
BOOKINGS: essential. Click here to reserve your place.

Author: James Foley

James makes books for courageous kids. He’s the author/illustrator of the S.Tinker Inc graphic novel series for middle primary: Brobot (2016), Dungzilla (2017) and Gastronauts (2018) star Sally Tinker, the world’s foremost inventor under the age of twelve, and Joe Tinker, her stinky baby brother. The fourth in the series, Chickensaurus, is out in late 2020. He is also the illustrator of the Toffle Towers series written by Tim Harris. James’ earlier books My Dead Bunny (2015), In The Lion (2012), The Last Viking (2011) and The Last Viking Returns (2014) have all scored several honours, including children’s choice awards, shortlistings in the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year awards, and selection to the International Youth Library’s White Raven list. The sequel to My dead Bunny - There's Something Weird About Lena - is out in late 2020. James comes from a long line of queuing enthusiasts. Follow him on FB/twitter/insta/youtube @jamesfoleybooks, or at www.jamesfoley.com.au .

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