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Museum: Make Your Own Historical Comics
The workshop will run from 2.15-4.15 with the opportunity to continue until 4.45pm.
Numbers are limited to 20 people, so booking is essential. Please contact the Box Office on 0115 846 7777.
Suitable for ages 12+
The ancient Greeks were fascinated by the culture of Sparta, the city that produced such ferocious warriors and told many stories about their bizarre customs and witty sayings.
In this workshop, comics-writer Kieron Gillen and poetry-comics creator Chrissy Williams, assisted by historian Stephen Hodkinson, will introduce you to some of the these stories and help you re-tell them yourself in comic strip form. No experience or drawing skills necessary: stick figures and collage of existing images will be among the techniques covered.
With Kieron Gillen, Chrissy Williams and Professor Stephen Hodkinson.
READ STEPHEN HODKINSON'S BLOG FROM THE LEEDS COMIC CONVENTION