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Graphic Novels, Real Life Stories - An Introduction with Ottilie Hainsworth

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Phoenix Brighton

10-14 Waterloo Pl

Brighton

BN2 9NB

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Draw and write your life.

For inspiration we will look at graphic novels, including graphic memoir, reportage, diaries, "graphic medicine" and "autofictionalbiography". Working in sketchbook/diaries you'll be guided through weekly drawing tasks. You'll experiment with mixed media and different ways of mark making, alongside creative writing exercises based on your life and from your imagination, towards developing a voice and visual language of your own with which to create stories from your life. The result will be a unique sketchbook/diary.

Basic materials including a sketchbook will be provided, but students are encouraged to bring additional art materials if they wish

Costs: £130
Days: 9 Monday afternoons
Times: 14:30-16:30
Dates: 23 April - 2 July (no class 28 May)
Room: White
Maximum: 10

Ottilie Hainsworth graduated from Glasgow School of Art and gained an MA RCA in illustration in 1994. She has taught drawing in various forms to adults and children for many years in different places including Evolution Arts, Glasgow School of Art and Phoenix Brighton. She enjoys creating comics about her every day life, and her work is included in "Brighton-The Graphic Novel". Ottilie's first graphic novel "Talking to Gina" was published by Myriad Editions in September 2017.


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