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Saturday 27th April 2013 10:30am - 3:30pm Charing Cross Road Literary Event, Chargeable Event, Children's Event

Part of the Flying Eye season at Foyles

See the Flying Eye children's illustration exhibition in Gallery at Foyles, 29th March-29th April

 

To celebrate the launch of Nobrow's new children's imprint Flying Eye Books, the celebrated graphic novel publisher is hosting two special workshops aimed at young graphic artists.

 

Welcome to your Awesome Robot!

10.30am - 12.30pm

Renowned graphic artist Viviane Schwarz leads a workshop for children aged 4 - 8 and their parents. Based on her new book Welcome to Your Awesome Robot, we provide everything you'll need for your very own awesome robotic creation. Expect industrious concentration and fabulous cardboard costumes (with excited children inside them!)

Plus: ticket prices include a copy of Welcome to Your Awesome Robot. Don't forget to ask Viv to sign it!

Please note that an adult is required to supervise your child throughout the session (maximum two children per one adult please). All materials will be supplied.

Venue: The Gallery at Foyles, Third Floor, Charing Cross Road

Tickets: £8 (please note, no physical tickets will be issued, the email confirmation you will receive is proof of your reservation)

 

FREE WORKSHOP
Wild Animals and Curious Creatures with illustrator Emily Hughes

1.30pm - 3.30pm

In this fun-packed workshop budding artists and storytellers will have the chance to allow their imaginations to run wild, conjuring-up and then creating a collection of curious creatures and magical monsters under the expert guidance of noted illustrator Emily Hughes. Her debut children's book Wild will also be released by Flying Eye Books in June, and Emily will be giving kids a sneak peak during the session. Included in the price of the ticket will be a free Flying Eye comic book.

Suitable for children aged 6 - 11

Please note that an adult is required to supervise your child throughout the session (maximum two children per one adult please). All materials supplied.

Venue: The Gallery at Foyles, Third Floor, Charing Cross Road

Tickets: FREE. No need to book, just come along.

 

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Also in the Flying Eye season

25th April: Graphic Novels meet Picture Books: The Birth of an Imprint

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