New Video: Pop Up Creators – An International Illustration Exchange

Written by Helena Koch on . Posted in News, News of Centre, News of IBBY Estonia

Pop Up Creators was an illustration exchange across the UK and Baltic countries. A video by Janis Abizars introducing the project can be seen now in YOUTUBE

Pop Up Creators was an international exchange of outstanding and emerging illustrators and comic artists in 2017-2018 across Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and the UK produced by Pop Up and funded by Arts Council England, as well as partners in each country.

18 professional illustrators mentored 150 young artists over 142 days of workshops in 17 universities, colleges and schools, supporting them from concept to delivery of their graphic stories. Publishers in each of the four countries then printed these stories in small print runs.

See also: An exchange of amazing illustrators & comics artists across the UK, Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania (Pop Up)