Have you always wanted to make your own comic? Now you have the chance to work with an award-winning comics artist to create your own pieces – with a twist.

Gareth Brookes makes weird and humorous graphic novels using experimental materials. In this unique event, you will be taught three or four basic stitches with which to create your own bespoke embroidery artwork.

With Gareth’s help, you will create a beautiful embroidered piece to take home and treasure.

This event is suitable for ages 7+ however, children under 10 years old will require the help of an adult.

About The Host

Gareth Brookes

Gareth Brookes is a graphic novelist and textile artist. He studied at the RCA and has created two graphic novels; The Black Project and A Thousand Coloured Castles. His work has also appeared in Kus and ArtReview. Known for his unusual processes, materials he uses have included embroidery, crayons, pressed flowers and fire.