Every month here at Comics Club we host a Comics Challenge – ideas and activities to get kids writing, drawing and creating! Here’s an archive of our activities so far- feel free to download and print off any of these to use yourself or with your club / group / scouts troop / evil supervillain society…
1: Stick Stories! Telling condensed versions of classic stories using stick figures!
3: Comics Jams! Collaborative ‘what-happens-next’ storytelling exercise!
4: Drawing Unicorns with illustrator extraordinaire Sarah McIntyre!
5: Star In A Comic! Exercise in making yourself the star of a story!
6: How To Draw SOUND FX: All about how to express SOUND in comics – by Louie Stowell & Freya Harrison!
11. Weird and Unusual Creatures by Damon Herd
12. Start in the Middle and Take it Slow by Lydia Wysocki
13. Heritage Comics by John Swogger
Instructions: Heritage Comic 01
Four panel grid: Heritage Comic 02
14. Strange Beast by Viviane Schwarz