Story Lab summer 2015

Story Lab Summer 2015

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Story Lab cranks up for another jam packed program of hands-on, minds-on fun and creativity!

Step into the Story Lab and explore the art of storytelling. From Minecraft to cartooning to robotics, let your imagination run wild while learning skills and techniques from the experts.

Come for one workshop or stay for the whole day, with supervised activities at lunchtime. Workshops are designed to cater for different age groups and learning styles, and all materials for each workshop are supplied.

Download the printable Story Lab brochure for a full list of workshops.

Note: All workshops are catered for ages 8–16 (please see individual event for specific age groups), and parental/carer supervision is not required.

More information
Location
Meet at Reception, level 1
State Library of Queensland
Stanley Place, South Bank

Booking and payment
All bookings and payments through slq.eventbrite.com.
An information sheet will be forwarded with all tickets.

Workshop information
t 07 3842 9021
e lyps@slq.qld.gov.au

Venue:
Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library, Stanley Place, South Bank
Cost:
$30 - $70
More information:
Literacy and Young People's Services
07 3842 9021
lyps@slq.qld.gov.au 

Program of events

Cartooning - Cartoon Dave

Cartooning workshop (ages 8-11)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 12th Jan 2015, 1:30pm -

Discover the art of cartooning with Cartoon Dave and create animals, movie-stars, sporting heroes and even your granny! For ages 8-11, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Cartooning - Cartoon Dave

Cartooning workshop (ages 11-14)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 15th Jan 2015, 10:30am -

Discover the art of cartooning with Cartoon Dave and create animals, movie-stars, sporting heroes and even your granny! For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Comics - Paul Mason

Comics workshop (ages 8-11)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 19th Jan 2015, 1:30pm -

Learn the language of visual storytelling in comics, and develop the skills it takes to put together your own comic book story. For ages 8-11, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Comics - Paul Mason

Comics workshop (ages 11-14)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 20th Jan 2015, 1:30pm -

Learn the language of visual storytelling in comics, and develop the skills it takes to put together your own comic book story. For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Manga - Visual Monkies

Manga workshop (ages 11–14)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 13th Jan 2015, 1:30pm -

Interested in the art of Manga? Discover the styles and techniques of this unique art form originating from Japanese comic books. For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Manga - Visual Monkies

Manga workshop (ages 8-11)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 14th Jan 2015, 1:30pm -

Interested in the art of Manga? Discover the styles and techniques of this unique art form originating from Japanese comic books. For ages 8-11, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Manga - Visual Monkies

Manga workshop (ages 12-16)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 16th Jan 2015, 1:30pm -

Interested in the art of Manga? Discover the styles and techniques of this unique art form originating from Japanese comic books. For ages 12-16, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Robotics - Domabotics

Robotics - LEGO Mindstorms workshop (ages 8-11)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 12th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Love LEGO? Learn how to build a LEGO Mindstorms robot and program it in our Robotics - LEGO Mindstorms workshop, part of Story Lab Summer 2015.
Robotics - Domabotics

Robotics - LEGO Mindstorms (ages 11-14)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 13th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Love LEGO? Learn how to build a LEGO Mindstorms robot and program it in our Robotics - LEGO Mindstorms workshop, part of Story Lab Summer 2015.
Scratch animation

Scratch and beyond workshop (ages 8-11)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 14th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Learn how to use Scratch to create your own animated story or game! For ages 8-11, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Scratch animation

Scratch and beyond workshop (ages 12-16)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 16th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Learn how to use Scratch to create your own animated story or game! For ages 12-16, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
DIY Animation

DIY animation workshop (ages 11–14)

The Edge Auditorium, level 1, The Edge, State Library
Starts 15th Jan 2015, 1:30pm -

Bring your favourite toy, LEGO creation, or object from home and learn stop motion animation techniques to bring your characters to life! For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
DIY Animation

DIY animation workshop (ages 8-11)

The Edge Auditorium, level 1, The Edge, State Library
Starts 19th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Bring your favourite toy, LEGO creation, or object from home and learn stop motion animation techniques to bring your characters to life! For ages 8-11, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
DIY Animation

DIY animation workshop (ages 11-14)

The Edge Auditorium, level 1, The Edge, State Library
Starts 20th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Bring your favourite toy, LEGO creation, or object from home and learn stop motion animation techniques to bring your characters to life! For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Minecraft mod and server

Minecraft mod and server workshop (ages 8-11)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 21st Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Delve into the world of the popular game Minecraft! In this session you'll learn the basics of Minecraft & configure your very own Minecraft server. For ages 8-11, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Minecraft mod and server

Minecraft mod and server workshop (ages 11-14)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 22nd Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Delve into the world of the popular game Minecraft! In this session you'll learn the basics of Minecraft and configure your very own Minecraft server. For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Minecraft mod and server

Minecraft mod and server workshop (ages 12-16)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 23rd Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Delve into the world of the popular game Minecraft! In this session you'll learn the basics of Minecraft and configure your very own Minecraft server. For ages 12-16, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series.
Game development in minecraft

Game development in Minecraft (ages 8-11)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 21st Jan 2015, 1pm -

Develop your own game with Minecraft! In this session you'll learn the basics of Minecraft configure your very own Minecraft server. For ages 8-11, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series. 
Game development in minecraft

Game development in Minecraft (ages 11-14)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 22nd Jan 2015, 1pm -

Develop your own game with Minecraft! In this session you'll learn the basics of Minecraft and configure your very own Minecraft server. For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series. 
Game development in minecraft

Game development in Minecraft (ages 12-16)

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 23rd Jan 2015, 1pm -

Develop your own game with Minecraft! In this session you'll learn the basics of Minecraft and configure your very own Minecraft server. For ages 12-16, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series. 
Graphic Novel and Comic Books

Create your own Comic Book and Graphic Novel workshop (ages 9-12)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 17th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Learn the basic visual storytelling and creative skills to create your own comic book or graphic novel, from idea to page! For ages 9-12, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series. 
Script writing workshop - Tristan Bancks

Script writing and performance workshop (ages 11-14)

Meeting Room 1B, State Library
Starts 24th Jan 2015, 9:30am -

Develop your skills in script writing and performance with the experienced author, actor and film maker Tristan Bancks. For ages 11-14, this workshop is part of SLQ’s Story Lab Summer workshop series. 

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