Matty Long

Matty Long is a hugely talented author and illustrator based in Cambridge, UK. His debut picture book SUPER HAPPY MAGIC FOREST was published internationally, shortlisted for the Waterstone’s Children’s Prize, and won the Read it Again! picture-book awards, which are voted for by 12,000 school children.

Workshop 8 12.45 until approximately 13.45 The Flexi Room

Workshop 14 14.45 until approximately 15.45 The Norris Museum

In his workshops everyone will draw along with Matty as they learn how to draw characters from Super Happy Magic Forest / Salty Dogs (each workshop based around one of the books) step-by-step using simple lines and shapes. At the end of it everyone will have drawings to colour and will have learnt techniques that will enable them to create their own characters at home


Booking Open.


Age 6 and over