Biff cartoon workshop success

PUBLISHED: 16:03 23 May 2011

(click on image for larger view)Comic  creative workshop part of the Butcombe Festival.

(click on image for larger view)Comic creative workshop part of the Butcombe Festival.

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A BIFF cartoon workshop was one of many held in Butcombe this weekend.

People opened their homes as part of the annual village festival to allow others to try their hand at something new.

One of the creators of the British Biff cartoon, Mick Kidd, gave a workshop on the popular illustrations, which were used in The Guardian newspaper for more than 20 years.

A ‘music galore’ event was held on the Friday and offered eager revellers the chance to try their hand at a variety of instruments.

Other sessions throughout the village included creative writing, an introduction to bridge, making icing sugar flowers and creative writing.

The festival will continue into next month with an open garden event from June 11-12.

For more details call Jocelyn 01275 474547

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