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~ Marek ~

Lisbon, NH: CLiF Residency

Here are some student comics from a recent CLiF residency for “Year of the Book” at Lisbon, NH; you’ll notice all our pages use the 3-panel “Scene-Action-Result” layout:

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La Hermandad: Mirando el Futuro / Looking at the Future

Children of coffee laborers at La Hermandad coffee plantation (San Ramon, Nicaragua) ask (and draw) the powerful question, “What do I want to be in the future?”

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Here’s another project we’ve been working on at La HermandadCoffee Camp:

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Students are planning out their dreams for the future, and then

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Comics Camp 2012 at The Orchard School

Here are some photos & artwork from last week’s Comics Camp at The Orchard School (East Alstead, NH):

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2012 Summer (Comics) Reading (& Drawing) Program Launch!

The COMICS WORKSHOP 2012 summer season launched off to a great start this week with two “Dream Big: Read!” library workshop+pizza+publishing parties (in Tamworth and Merrimack, NH), where each student created 1-2 pages of an all-new original comic book.  At the end of each evening, we published a mini-comic booklet with a page from each participant.

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Conservation Comics: “Reuse and Recycle Paper”

Here’s a video of a conservation-themed mini-comic reading by Heather (and friends) at New Boston:


POSTER: Multiple Intelligences in Comics Ed

HI — I no longer update this page ~ but “MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES in COMICS ED” is available at my NEW COMICS WORKSHOP site HERE >>… ~ Marek


AND ALSO:
Psst!  Teachers!  You might appreciate this:
“CURRICULUM COMICS #4: Multiple Intelligences”
(a comic book by my friend Andrew Wales)