Catherine Kyle, Comics
Catherine Kyle, who has published short graphic narratives in Gravel, Moonchild Magazine, Mystery House Comics’ 6×6 anthology, and elsewhere, will lead a workshop on creating a two-page origin story for a superhero or other fantastic character of your choice. Learn about panels, gutters, splash pages, and other storytelling moves that combine words and images as you introduce your character to the world. This workshop is best suited for ages 5+ and all levels of experience.
Catherine Kyle is the author of the poetry book Shelter in Place (Spuyten Duyvil, 2019) and other collections. She works as an assistant professor of English at the College of Western Idaho. She has led workshops and given talks on comics at the Boise Public Library, Western Michigan University, and lots of other places, and has taught the Graphic Narrative summer camp for The Cabin since 2015.