pop up festival: the winchester house comickers blog their visit
Earlier in the year, I went to Winchester House School for World Book Day. The art teacher, Tobias Till, reported back that after I left, there’d been a big flurry of comics making, and I invited him to bring along some of his crew to sell their comics at last weekend’s Pop Up Festival. I also encouraged them to keep a blog about the trip, and they did! Here it is!
Winchester House at the Pop Up Comics Big-Top of Awesome!
Katie’s first ride in a London black cab.
Some warm up exercises.
PopUp sign outside Central St Martins building.
Setting up comic stall. Sarah McIntyre in background with black and white hat.
Setting prices for home-made comics.
Learning some drawing tips from the professionals.
Enthusing some young artists
Great ice cream van for essential refreshments.
Starzie and Frankie take part in a Monster Draw Off.
A spinning wheel to give comic writers ideas for characters.
Some authors who took part in a guess the author competition.
Zoom Rockman gave a talk about his comics and how he makes them.
Cooling down after a hard day’s work…..
Investing the profits from comic sales.
Train ride home – reading Zoom Rockman’s latest copy of The Zoom.