Upcoming Events

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July 21: digital illustration using Procreate (for adults) *SOLD OUT*

** This session is now sold out **

Want to make art on your iPad? Join me and discover the potential of the Procreate app. Learn the basics of digital illustration from a published, professional illustrator (i.e. me).

NB: iPads will be supplied for use at this workshop, but you are welcome to bring your own (provided you have Procreate installed).

WHEN: Wednesday July 21st
TIME: 6-8pm
WHERE: AH Bracks Library, cnr Stock Rd & Canning Hwy, Melville, WA
AGES: for grown-ups
** This session is now sold out **

July 26-30: Littlescribe Mini-Writing Festival (online)

A children’s writers festival like no other.

The Littlescribe Mini-Writing Festival is a live interactive event for schools across Australia and New Zealand. Over 5 days, 15 authors will give 15 unique 45min workshops to students in classrooms across two countries. There’ll be an illustrator joining all those sessions, too, doing live drawings and note-taking … some guy called James Foley.

WHEN: Monday July 26th – Friday July 30th
TIME: 9:30am-2:40pm AEST (7:30am-12:40pm WA time)
WHERE: online
AGES: 5-8yo, 7-10yo, 10-14yo
COST: $5/student (whole school price; min. 10 students per class)
BOOKINGS: find more info on the Littlescribe website.

Aug 1: Perth Comic Arts Festival (free)

The Perth Comic Arts Festival is back!

There’ll be a Market Hall full of local comics makers sharing their latest and greatest creations. Get hands-on and learn some new comics making skills of your own at the Big Top Comics Spiegeltent. Listen to some of Australia’s most exciting creators reveal their inspirations, techniques and experiences in our Talks series. Then immerse yourself in the delightful comics exhibition ‘Message in a Bottle’ at the Spectrum Project Space.

I’ll be selling and signing books in the Market Hall on Sunday August 1st from 10am-4pm. Come say hi!

WHEN: Sunday Aug 1
TIME: 10am-4pm
WHERE: ECU, Mount Lawley campus, WA

9 thoughts on “Upcoming Events”

  1. We attended a workshop for homeschoolers today and it was awesome!! My 5 year old loves to create his own storybooks and now he wants to make a book and give it to his new hero – James Foley!! Thanks for your inspiration!

  2. Also in addition to my comment above, my 5 year old has now told me instead of being Iron Man or Spiderman when he grows up, he now wants to “work at the library and make books – like James Foley.” How amazing is that!

    1. That’s so nice to hear! Maybe he doesn’t have to give up being Iron Man or Spider-man though (maybe he could be a writer/illustrator as well as a superhero??)

      Thanks for the feedback Hayley!

  3. I’ll be meeting you soon James! I’m one the Curating Kids from Perth Festival! Can’t wait to meet you! 😀

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