July 10, 2018
Jedi Academy Cartooning Workshop
with Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Thursday August 2 | 6 PM
Portsmouth Public Library
Free and open to all!! Join New York Times Bestselling-Author Jarrett J. Krosoczka as he celebrates the publication of his newest book—Jedi Academy: The Principal Strikes Back!
Jarrett will be giving drawing demonstrations and leading young artists through the steps he takes to create graphic novels. The group will create one big collaborative comic. Drawing demo will last about one hour, followed by book signing. And in the spirit of ComicCon and cosplay, come dressed up as your favorite Star Wars character!
Illustrator Jarrett J. Krosoczka creates books with humor, heart, and a deep respect for his young readers—qualities that have made his titles perennial favorites on the bookshelves of homes, libraries, and bookstores. His titles include several picture books, his wildly popular Lunch Lady graphic novels, the Platypus Police Squad middle-grade novels,a nd the latest Star Wars™: Jedi Academy books. Krosoczka also shares his own story of growing up amongst family addiction in his young adult graphic memoir, Hey, Kiddo. Learn more about Jarrett J. Krosoczka and his work at studioJJK.com.