DSAT in association with Diamond Steel Comics presents
SALTIRE comic book workshop
Diamond Steel Comics present a series centring round Scotland’s first comic book superhero, the dark and gritty world of the main character is a pseudo-history of the country and its mythology. Set entirely in the landscape of Scotland during pivotal moments from the past the novel will be familiar to those who enjoy the rich legends and traditions of Scotland.
Come along for an exclusive chance to meet the creator John Ferguson, and learn more about the world of a comic book producer. You can get your copies signed by the author, ask him questions and if you have yet to discover the work pick up a copy of Saltire Immortal Guardian.
We will also have an interactive session where you can work with some talented Scottish artists to create your own storyboard centred around a local Dunbar myth. On hand to help you create your own storyboard will be a team of wordsmiths and artists including; Roy Pugh, author of A History of Dunbar, a great storyteller and the keeper of many local myths. Iona Lee A captivating poet, wordsmith and storyteller, par excellence, a true makar in the making.
Monday 28th November 5pm @ Gibb room Bleachingfield Center, Dunbar.
Spaces will be limited so please book early to avoid disappointment, this event is completely FREE
Under 16’s will need to be accompanied by an adult and we advise caution due to the graphic nature of the work.