Program Workshop: Comics and Drawing Workshop with Author Jarod Rosello

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Jarod Rosello, author of Red Panda and Moon Bear, lead a workshop on drawing techniques as well as storytelling. Check out some of the highlights as well as the works in process that all participants made as a group

Learning about when to use text (to describe mood) vs. drawings (establish setting, characters)

What makes a good character to draw in a comic (repeatable, distinguished)

Ways to outline a story (have an endpoint)

Ways and prompts to warm up drawing and get your creative juices flowing

Drawing an alien – all participants gave their input on how it should look

creating our own story and comic and at the end with our new characters

Be sure to check out Red Panda and Moon Bear, Books & Bites With Eti, Caldecott Club, and other programs related to graphic novels and drawing!