Free Getting Started Workshop: Illustrating a Children’s Book with Jack Wiens
August 25th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Learning Center at Curry Public Library in Gold Beach
Have fun learning about children’s book illustration and publishing from Ashland artist Jack Wiens on August 25th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in the new Learning Center at Curry Public Library.
Jack will facilitate a workshop on children’s book illustration demonstrating how to approach drawing figures in the environment for children’s literature. He will demonstrate basic drawing skills with a discussion of the materials he uses.
Participants will have the opportunity to create their own characters, so be sure to collect photos of pets, children, plants and animals to provide inspirational references so you can give it a try!
This workshop is FREE and open to the public, however space is limited. For more information phone Rebecca at the Curry Public Library at 541.247.7246 and see the event listing at http://www.currypubliclibrary.org/events/. For more information on Jack Wiens, see his website at http://www.jackwiens.com/.