The Frye Festival is starting in Moncton this week and I have a slew of events going on:
April 22, Timothy's Cafe, 7pm
Pop et Frye
Troy Little, author and illustrator of the critically acclaimed graphic novel Chiaroscuro will be speaking about the evolutionary process in creating his book. From it's simple beginnings in his sketch book, through numerous creative mutations and finally into the world of both small and big press publishing, Troy will talk about what it takes to be an independent graphic novel creator. Troy will give his talk at 7pm at Timothy's on Main Street.
April 23, JMA Armstrong High School, 8:30am - 11:15am
April 23, Bernice MacNaughton High, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Mentor workshop; grades 9 - 12:
April 23, Cafe Underground (Aberdeen Cultural Centre), 7pm
April 24, Caledonia Regional High School, 10:45am - 11:45am
April 24, Moncton High, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
April 25, Riverview High School, 11:00am - 12:15pm
April 25, Harrison Trimble High School, 1:00pm - 3:20pm
April 26, The Comic Hunter, 11:00am - 1:00pm
April 26, Mad City Comics, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
April 26, TBD
Whew! And from what I'm told there's other events I may be taking part in but won't have that information available until I arrive. Hopefully I'll find access to a computer and be able to update my Blog with any new information.
I'm really looking forward to this event and hope to take in some of the other events going on through out the week. See you there!