Eden Mills Writers' Festival
Imaginations Ignite! Events for Schools
Presented in partnership with Wellington County Library
Presenters: Jade Armstrong (author/illustrator), KC Oster (illustrator), Dom Pelletier (author/illustrator)
For ages: 9–12 (but all aspiring artists welcome)
Event Description: Have you ever wondered about the work that goes into creating a graphic novel? What comes first – the art or the story? How do storyboards work? Can the colour palette affect the way the reader interacts with the story? Discover all this and more as Jade Armstrong, KC Oster, and Dom Pelletier share the steps involved in creating a graphic novel.
Learning themes: The creative process, generating ideas, developing a plan, posing questions, gathering information, exploring and experimenting with arts elements and techniques, revising/refining work, understanding audiences.