Recognised by the Pulitzer Prize and Time magazine’s Book of the Year 2006, the graphic novel is the medium on the move. Join renowned storyboard and comic book artist Chewie Chan as he covers everything you need to know to start out in graphic novels.
Bring your writing skills to a new form. Explore how to structure the written narrative with the pictorial form. Learn about the collaborative relationship between writer and artist and pick up insider terminology along the way.
Supported by Pantera Press.
Duration: 3 hours Maximum capacity: 16 participants
W. Chew ‘Chewie’ Chan (Australian)
Chewie Chan greedily spends his days either drawing comic books (Iron Man, The Phantom, Cthulhu Tales), storyboarding movies (Superman Returns, Happy Feet), being the Comics Consultant for the Kinokuniya bookstore chain, lecturing in Animation at UTS or serving as reviewer/market analyst for various sectors of the publishing industry including Bookseller + Publisher Magazine. Chewie stopped short at also being graphic novels supervisor for George Miller's KMM/Dr.D Studios once it was pointed out to him that simply made him look like a glutton.