the gibbes museum of art

Illustration Workshop for ages 8-10

February 4, 2023 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Gibbes Museum of Art


Author, illustrator & educator Clare Pernice will share a behind the scenes look at visual storytelling. Participants will explore the world of book art and design, discover different illustration styles and practice drawing in a variety of mediums. Taking a classic or favorite story they will sketch scenes with characters, perspective, setting and atmosphere using their imagination and individual style. Then complete a final original narrative illustration.

 $75 Members | $85 Non-Members

The suggested age for this workshop is 8-10, but please feel free to contact Clare Pernice at [email protected] to inquire about young artists under the age of 8 or between 10-12 years old.

About Clare: Clare Pernice is the Saturday Stories presenter and children’s programs consultant for the Museum of Illustration at the Society of Illustrators in Manhattan, NY. Clare teaches their illustration workshops for children and also teaches at The Gibbes Museum of Art in Charleston, SC. Clare is the author and illustrator of Circus Girl and has more books coming soon. Visit her website here: