17 Sep “A picture is worth a thousand words” 2
On the third festival day, after the short comic book drawing lecture by Italian comic author Francesco Guerini, in front of a young audience, within the workshop “A picture is worth a thousand words” our best known comic author Aleksandar Sotirovski, an illustrator of numerous books, was presented; working for famous world companies in the last sixteen years both in film and print media on comics. He enchanted the audience through his detailed visual presentation of the whole process by creating drawings of his characters and heroes in the world of mega-movie projects.
In a unique way, impromptu a hero was drawn in front of the audience, the story of a three-headed dragon was written by the famous Macedonian book illustrator for children and cartoonist Natasha Kostovska. Her attractive exhibition of children’s illustrations during the festival was set in one of the rooms. Drawing the dragon and the whole story was being created interactively, in full cooperation with the audience.