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Telling Stories With Pictures (Talk)

By Josef Lee

5 July 2019 (Fri)
7:00pm – 9:30pm

Singapore Book Council Training Room
Singapore Book Council Training Room
90 Goodman Road, Blk E #03-32
Goodman Arts Centre
Singapore 439053

Course Fee: $70.00
Eventbrite Registration Fee: $2.74

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Session One - Talk (5 July 2019, Friday)

The first session will be an introduction of the basics to storytelling. Various examples will be shown to participants to explain the process of coming up with an illustrated story. Participants will be each given two visual/idea prompts to come up with one sketch/illustration by the end of the session.

For participants who would like to have a hands-on session, please click here for information. 

About the Trainer: Josef Lee

Josef Lee

Josef Lee is a Singaporean picture-book writer-artist and his illustrated short stories have been shared online on his blog, 'Josef Lee's Bedtime Stories for Adults' since 2008. To date, he has created 18 picture-stories. In April 2017, Josef successfully published his first picture-book - 'Wake Me Up At Happyland' via a crowdfunding campaign. Since then, his works have attracted the attention of various publishers from Taiwan and China. Within two years, he has published a total of eight picture-books and one novel adaptation. Another of his work is currently being adapted into a children's play in China, and slated to be performed all around China.

Registration Details

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Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and workshop fees must be paid before the workshop. If the minimum number of participants is not met for the class, the organisers will inform all participants about possible postponement and cancellation, two weeks before the workshop date.

Cancellation & Substitution

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