Great Wall of Comics Explosion

Great Wall of Comics Explosion

We declare our Great Wall of Comics at the Children’s Book Festival 2013 to be the greatest wall of comics ever made. Don’t believe us? Well, the always-awesome Bernard Caleo told kids in his workshop that making comics was the best thing you could do in your life ever. Ergo almost 300 kids building a giant wall full of them must be the greatest thing ever made. Right? In the beginning,...

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Great Wall of Comics @ Children’s Book Festival 2013

Great Wall of Comics @ Children’s Book Festival 2013

  What’s better than a book of comics? A Great Wall of Comics! As part of the Children’s Book Festival on Sunday 24 March, we’re priming the towering walls of Experimedia to build a collaborative, multi-level comic story. Using characters created for 100 Story Building by illustrators including Shaun Tan, Nicki Greenberg and Pat Grant as inspiration, you can write and draw your own...

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In Other Words

In Other Words

With In Other Words 2013 starting very soon, we’d like to share with you the background to this collaborative project and how it contributes to the literacy, confidence and sense of belonging of its young participants. In 2012, Maribyrnong City Council invited us to develop a storytelling program in consultation with Dinjerra Primary School in Melbourne’s west.  As part of the...

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