Live drawing demonstration by comics legend Ian Kennedy. Watch him create comics illustrations in his signature pen, ink and acrylics technique, honed over his 50 year career. Educated in Dundee, Ian started work as a trainee illustrator in the D. C. Thomson & Co Art Department in 1949 – he recalls that his first published work was inking the black squares in the weekly Sunday Post crossword! Over his career he has worked on a host of characters and publications, from 1950's war comics such as Thriller Picture Library and Air Ace to IPC's 2000AD and Starlord. Ian is highly regarded in comics circles, by fellow professionals and fans alike, and we’re delighted he’ll be sharing his expertise as part of the festival.
Where: Dundee Comics Creative Space
(There will be another opportunity to attend a masterclass with Ian on Thursday 20th, 2pm)
Part of Dundee Literary Festival 2016: www.literarydundee.co.uk