Karrie Fransman’s amazing medieval comics are now online for you to see!
Is the two-tailed woman in the Starbucks logo the legendary heroine Mélusine?
If you’ve been following the Medieval Comics blog, you’re already aware of the many connections between comics and the Middle Ages. Now that the Medieval Comics workshops and exhibition are past, I’ll show you the masterpieces that Karrie and two groups of Year Nines created. You’ll see new ways of ‘getting medieval’ with comics.
A wonderful write-up about the exhibition by Andy Oliver at Broken Frontier, as well as the Orbital Comics podcast of the launch party presentation!
The Medieval Comics Launch Party on 23 March…
How accurately do graphic novels depict medieval warfare and chivalry in real battles?
Three more works-in-progress by Karrie Fransman… Read the stories that go with the comics: The Amazons: warrior queens Mélusine the half-serpent woman Satan’s messenger and his helm of invisibility
Last week Year Nines gave this scavenger hunt a go at the Medieval Comics workshops hosted by the British Library. They found all the answers… can you?