Andrea Daquino & Aksel Køie
Andrea D'Aquino Art + Design & Step In Books
Biography
Learn how the medium of GIF-making is a unique storytelling practice by creating your own, original GIFs using handmade, analog art and digital tools.

Andrea D'Aquino is an artist, illustrator, and the author of two books. Her original piece, "Alice" is currently in production as an AR project with Step In Books.

Aksel Køie is an award-winning producer and entrepreneur specializing in creating digitally augmented children's books, which are at the forefront of innovative and creative digital content.
Andrea Daquino & Aksel Køie
Andrea D'Aquino Art + Design & Step In Books
Getting Giphy With It: Famous in Five Seconds or Less

Imagine you had only a few frames and elements to tell a story, how would you do? GIFs are a spontaneous and fun medium, however to tell a story, convey an emotion, or create a visual joke in a single GIF requires great precision. In this session participants will create personal GIFs which combine handmade, analog art with digital tools. Join Aksel Køie, CEO of Step In Books, and artist Andrea D’Aquino for a workshop on GIFs as a storytelling medium.