Masterclass: Picturing Books with Kyo Maclear

The modern picture book has become one of the most versatile and popular of literary formats (not just for kids) and many of its elements can be applied to other/longer forms of writing. This is an opportunity to peek into the world of visual storytelling, exploring the intricate relationship between text and illustration, with celebrated picture book writer Kyo Maclear. With a look at traditional and innovative works and a peek into Kyo’s own books and working methods, participants will have a chance to discuss and consider the dynamic interplay of verbal and visual narrative and explore specific techniques through a fun writing exercise. Everyone welcome. 

Saturday, June 3,  2017
Time: 9:00AM – 10:30 AM
Venue: Alice Munro Public Library, 281 Edward Street, Wingham, ON



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