Date: Wednesday 26th June 2019Time: 2pm - 4pmLocation: Geoffrey Manton BuildingTickets: Free - Available on EventbriteALL WELCOME (mixed event) Join us for our Laydeez do Comics workshop in Manchester in conjunction with International Graphics Novel and Comics Conference at Manchester Metropolitan University. Rachael Ball, Lou Crosby, Dr Nicola StreetenThis session will begin with a brief illustrated presentation of the possibilities of the comics form. This will be followed by some fun practical exercises to introduce you to drawing comics. No drawing experience or knowledge of comics is required to participate. Please bring something to draw with.About The International Graphics Novel conferenceThe International Graphics Novel conference will take place at Manchester Metropolitan University from 24th to 28th June 2019. Our theme this year is Storyworlds and Transmedia Universes. Visit our website for further information.The Wednesday will be a public and pracitioner day, which all are welcome to attend.Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to disability equality. If you have any access requirements, please let us know via 0161 247 6740 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org before you arrive to help us to make sure that your visit to the event is as enjoyable as possible.