A lushly illustrated landscape with a sulking animal in the foreground

Still from Lake Valley, 2016. HD video, 8:25. Courtesy of Pilar Corrias Gallery, London and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York/Rome.

Online Family Friendly Drawing Workshop

Free with registration


Rachel Rose made thousands of hand drawn images to create her 8-minute animated video, Lake Valley (12 frames per second!). During this live drawing session, find inspiration in clips and stills of Rose’s work and use a variety of drawing techniques to invent your own creative version of Rose's hybrid creature-pet. Bring your imaginary character to life and learn to generate some simple animated gestures using a flip book method, one of the oldest processes for creating images in motion.

Materials needed:

  • binder clip
  • eraser
  • light box (or a window!)
  • paper or large index cards
  • pencil
  • scissors

Event Registration

This event is free with registration.

About the Instructor

Joke Slagle is teaching artist at Carnegie Museum of Art. She is also an adjunct faculty at Penn State University where she teaches art history and drawing. She holds an MA in art history and museum studies from the University of Cincinnati.


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