Get to know author & illustrator Victoria Ying as she shares about her time working on animated feature films and what it's like to write and draw for a living.
Includes a drawing demonstration and audience Q&A. (Submit your question here
. Deadline = July 15)
Intended audience is ages 6-11, but registration is open to all. Options to Participate
1. ZOOM (REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY JULY 21 AT 5:55PM) - Register now to receive an email with further instructions. Connect via video conferencing on the day of the event. (Limited to 100 participants.)
2. YOUTUBE - Archived recording will be available for later viewing. About the Author
Victoria Ying is an author and artist living in Los Angeles. She started her career in the arts by falling in love with comic books, this eventually turned into a career working in animation and graphic novels. She loves Japanese Curry, putting things in her shopping cart online and taking them out again and hanging out with her dopey dog.
Her film credits include Tangled, Wreck it Ralph, Frozen, Paperman, Big Hero 6, and Moana. She is the illustrator on DC's "Diana Princess of the Amazons" and the author and illustrator of "City of Secrets," in stores everywhere! Her upcoming graphic novel projects include the sequel to City of Secrets "City of Illusion" and "Hungry Ghost".About This Project
This graphic novel summer series was supported in whole or in part by federal Institute of Museum and Library Services funds, granted through the State Library of Ohio. The opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the position or policy of IMLS or the State Library of Ohio, and no official endorsement by either agency should be inferred. Learn more