Here are some cartooning projects based on poems & poetic language…
Woody Guthrie adapted the novel The Grapes of Wrath into a ballad — Now let’s adapt that ballad into an 8-page mini-comic!
8.1 LIVE-DRAW: 3-Panel Comic from 3-Line Poem = Drawing a 1-page comic from a favorite poem (a haiku written by our local guest artist/poet “Sky”).
8.4b LIVE-DRAW: “Of Chinese Landscape Scrolls & Loons” = Full-page poetry comics, based on some ancient inklings (& the poetry of Henry David Thoreau)!
Poetry Comics in Freeman Colby Vol. 2:
Poetry Comics from Slovakia:
Song lyric translations (& the stories they tell):
Jazykolamy (tongue-twister poems with few vowels):
Poetry Comics from Nicaragua: