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Illustrate & Paint Your Story or Poem with Juliann Fraser

In this watercolour and pen-and-ink project, Juliann will help you bring words to life with step-by-step instructions that take students from story, to storyboard, to an illustrated booklet. The stories can be written by the students as part of a Language Arts project, or they can pick their favourite fairy tale. Stories should be chosen and ready beforehand. Teachers will be asked to laminate the illustrations afterward.

Grade Suitability:

4-12

Maximum Class Size:

Class size

Time Required:

4 hours

Material Required:

School provides: brushes and water jugs, paper towels, a laminator for the illustrations Artist provides: watercolour paper, black ink pens, paint.

Material Cost:

$2 per child, or school to provide watercolour paper and pens.

Language of Instruction:

English, passable French

Communities:

Carcross, Teslin, Haines Junction, Carmacks

Availability:

September - June

Juliann Fraser

Juliann has illustrated two children’s books and specializes in painting people, mainly in caricature or cartoon form, in watercolour and acrylic. She has painted murals for MacBride Museum and the RCMP.

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