Family friendly

I am Bear: A workshop with Sav Akyuz

Part of the Walker Books Family Programme

Sat 19 Aug 2017
Embankment Galleries
South Wing

Meet Bear, you may notice, he is bare. He’s not wearing anything!

See this brand new, hilarious picture book brought to life by the illustrator Sav Akyüz. Learn facts about bears from all over the world, sing along to the very special I Am Bear song, and learn how to draw Bear from Sav himself. An event that keeps young mischief-makes entertained with the cheeky trickster Bear.

Suitable for children aged 6-12 and their families.

About Sav Akyüz

Sav Akyüz is an acclaimed storyboard artist. He works with major brands including Guinness, BMW and Nike and storyboarded the beautifully animated Bear and The Hare John Lewis Christmas advert in 2013.

Walker Books

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