How to tell stories
By Mylo Freeman
(Writer and illustrator of children’s books)
29 May 2020
The topic of this online masterclass is: How to tell stories to children. From the perspective of both a writer and illustrator, Mylo Freeman discusses the structure and storyline of different types of picture books. She shows how she brings characters to life and shares some of her sketches and storyboards. This online masterclass offers unique insights into the creative process of a successful and experienced storyteller.
Mylo Freeman is a Dutch/American writer and illustrator of children's books. She has published around 60 picture books with diverse characters, among them her famous series about Princes Arabella, a little black princess. This series has led to several theatre plays, dolls, and an app. Her work has been rewarded with different prizes and is published in 12 different countries.