Even in the absence of desks and a roof, these students were ready to draw comics about their community, including lots of stories about an old gold mine, typical foods, and snakes!
This workshop took place at the El Plomo school, where students were studying traditional Nicaraguan fables and folktales.
We visited the Ruben Dario school in the village of Siares, San RamÃ³n, Nicaragua to work with a group of art students during the school’s morning session.Â These students study art through a program facilitated by our hosting organization, CESESMA.
Our next Henniker-San RamÃ³n Comics Exchange class involved the enthusiastic students of La Garita, San RamÃ³n.
Bath Village School held its first ever Comics Convention for students and teachers on Thursday.
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Here are some of the details from Phase One of the HSR Comics Exchange!
Final Phase One meeting of the HSR Comics Exchange (30 Jan., 2009)
Students from Henniker, NH, USA and Matagalpa, Nicaragua meet to draw comics together!
Comics Exchange Exhibit & Delegation Reception (30 Jan., 2009)
The town of Henniker celebrates artwork, creativity,Â and friendship!
“Planting Hope” Nicaraguan Teen Delegation visit (30 Jan. – 1 Feb., 2009)
Twelve students from the Matagalpa area of Nicaragua make new friends in Henniker, NH.
Comics Exchange / “Planting Hope” Dance Party (31 Jan., 2009)
Henniker-San Ramon hosts this celebration of solidarity and sister communities! [View PHOTOS]
Our Currier Art Center teen Manga Power! class likes its high-energy group feedback sessions!
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We use most of our time during class to present our ideas and give each other valuable feedback.Â Then we all work on our unique manga projects at home during the week.