Geelong Regional Libraries

PRESENTATION: INTRODUCTION TO CREATING COMICS AND GRAPHIC NOVELS WITH RENÉE TREML

This presentation will introduce participants to the basics of creating graphic novels, starting with an overview of the comic format and its use in different genres

Workshops & Courses

Event Details

Category

Workshops & Courses

Event Starts

Aug 27, 2022

Event Ends

Aug 27, 2022

Venue

Waurn Ponds Library

Location

230 Pioneer Road, Grovedale

10.30am to 11.30am

Waurn Ponds Library, 230 Pioneer Road, Grovedale

This presentation will introduce participants to the basics of creating graphic novels, starting with an overview of the comic format and its use in different genres. Participants will dive into the nuts and bolts of comics, looking at structure, the marriage of image and words, point-of-view, and pacing. Renée will share details about her process of writing and illustrating a graphic novel and provide guidance for finding a publisher.

This session is designed for beginner to aspiring writers aged high school years (13+) and above. *Minors aged under 16 must be accompanied by a guardian in the Library, ticket purchase not required.

 Tickets – $30; $20 for GRLC Members; $10 Concession

About the presenter: Renée Treml is a best-selling author and illustrator of 25 picture books for young readers. Published with Penguin Random House Australia, Allen and Unwin, and Capstone (USA), several of her books have won and been shortlisted for awards.


For more information visit https://events.grlc.vic.gov.au/event/6815983