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The Why of Making Comics: LDC Professional Development Workshop
November 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Led by Simone Lia
This will be a practical workshop that will aid creators to explore and re-connect their motivation for making art. During the session, we will explore how knowing your why can help you smash through a creative crisis and how this can be the foundation for building a successful creative career.
Simone Lia is an award-winning comic artist/illustrator/writer. She has written and illustrated several children’s books and graphic novels, including Fluffy (Jonathan Cape) and They, Didn’t Teach THIS at Worm School (Walker Books). She’s written comic strips for adults and children for numerous publications including The Independent on Sunday, The DFC, The Phoenix and she has a weekly strip The Simone Lia Cartoon in The Observer.
Her comic paintings and drawings have been exhibited across Europe and galleries include The Tate Britain.