Calendar

October 2014 – April 2016

Oct
4
Sat
Create! Manga at the V&A @ Victoria and Albert Museum
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Manga Drawing for 13-15 year olds. Part of the V&A’s Create! programme for young people.

I’m excited to be returning to my former residence, the Victoria and Albert museum for two more manga workshops for teenagers this October!

From the V&A’s website: Celebrate the Big Draw and explore the V&A’s Japan Gallery to develop a character that will feature in your own manga page. Led by Karen Rubins, former V&A Artist in Residence.

You must pre-book on the V&A website.

The workshop is being held in the Art Studio, Sackler Centre

Oct
11
Sat
Create! Manga at the V&A @ Victoria and Albert Museum
Oct 11 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Manga Drawing for 16 – 19 year olds. Part of the V&A’s Create! programme for young people.

I’m excited to be returning to my former residence, the Victoria and Albert museum for two more manga workshops for teenagers this October!

From the V&A’s website: Celebrate the Big Draw and explore the V&A’s Japan Gallery to develop a character that will feature in your own manga page. Led by Karen Rubins, former V&A Artist in Residence.

You must pre-book on the V&A website.

The workshop is being held in the Seminar Room 1, Sackler Centre

Feb
16
Mon
Kids’ Manga Workshop, Chelsea @ Chelsea Library
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kids' Manga Workshop, Chelsea @ Chelsea Library

I’m running a manga workshop for 8 – 12 year olds in Chelsea Library.Design your own character, get tips for drawing in your own manga style and make your own comic in this half term workshop!

It’s free but please call the library to book your place.

Feb
17
Tue
Futureversity Barnet Half Term Manga Course @ Mill Hill Library
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm – Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm
Futureversity Barnet Half Term Manga Course @ Mill Hill Library

Futureversity Manga is Back!

If you are looking for something to do this half term and you are interested in manga, come along to Mill Hill, where I will be running a 3 day manga course where you will create your own characters and comic. In previous years we’ve published awesome anthologies of the students’ work – Cuddlychops, Mangas and Bash, Hendon Heroes…

Age range: 11 – 16

Dates and Times:

Tuesday 17th February – 2pm – 5pm

Thursday 19th February – 2pm – 5pm

Friday 20th February – 2pm – 5pm

Please book on the Futureversity website!

Apr
13
Mon
CityRead London Comics Workshop: Spirit of a Place @ The Gate Library
Apr 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
CityRead London Comics Workshop: Spirit of a Place @ The Gate Library

Young people 13 – 19 years old are invited to join comics creator Karen Rubins for a workshop inspired by Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch – the CityRead London novel for 2015.

Look at the local places you know well in a new way, as you create your own genius loci (spirit of a place) character and write and draw your own comic strip about them.

Apr
18
Sat
CityRead London Comics Workshop: Spirit of a Place @ Gants Hill Library
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
CityRead London Comics Workshop: Spirit of a Place @ Gants Hill Library

Young people 13 – 19 years old are invited to join comics creator Karen Rubins for a workshop inspired by Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch – the CityRead London novel for 2015.

Look at the local places you know well in a new way, as you create your own genius loci (spirit of a place) character and write and draw your own comic strip about them.

Apr
25
Sat
CityRead London Comics Workshop: Spirit of a Place @ Old Town Hall
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
CityRead London Comics Workshop: Spirit of a Place @ Old Town Hall

Young people 13 – 19 years old are invited to join comics creator Karen Rubins for a workshop inspired by Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch – the CityRead London novel for 2015.

Look at the local places you know well in a new way, as you create your own genius loci (spirit of a place) character and write and draw your own comic strip about them.

May
2
Sat
Magical Rivers of London Family Day @ Museum of London Docklands
May 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Magical Rivers of London Family Day @ Museum of London Docklands

I will be running a Rivers of London themed comics workshop for ages 9 – 12 at the Magical Rivers of London Family Day!

If the museum had a “Spirit of a Place” what would he or she be like? Design a character and make your own comic strip based on their adventures.

Part of CityRead London

May
27
Wed
Futureversity Barnet Half Term Manga Course – May! @ Chipping Barnet Library
May 27 @ 2:00 pm – May 29 @ 5:00 pm
Futureversity Barnet Half Term Manga Course - May! @ Chipping Barnet Library

Futureversity Manga is Back! AGAIN!!

If you are looking for something to do this half term and you are interested in manga, come along to Chipping Barnet Library, where I will be running a 3 day manga course where you will create your own characters and comic. In previous years we’ve published awesome anthologies of the students’ work – Cuddlychops, Mangas and Bash, Hendon Heroes… This course was a massive hit back in February, so if you missed it that time, come along in May half term.

Age range: 12 – 16

Dates and Times:

Wednesday 27th May – 2pm – 5pm

Thursday 28th May – 2pm – 5pm

Friday 29th May – 2pm – 5pm

Please book on the Futureversity website!

Please note that despite the description on the Futureversity webiste the location is Chipping Barnet Library. There’s no such place as High Barnet Library. :)

Apr
11
Mon
Futureversity Manga! @ South Friern Library
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – Apr 13 @ 5:00 pm
Futureversity Manga! @ South Friern Library

Futureversity Manga is Back! AGAIN!!

If you are looking for something to do this Easter and you are interested in manga, come along to South Friern Library in Barnet, where I will be running a 3 day manga course where you will create your own characters and comic.

Age range: 12 – 16

Dates and Times:

Monday 11th April – 2pm – 5pm

Tuesday 12th April – 2pm – 5pm

Wednesday 13th April – 2pm – 5pm

Please book on the Futureversity website!