The Croods Competition

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It’s the film everyone’s talking about, the makers of Shrek bring you a crazy caveman adventure ‘The Croods’. Here in the library we’ve gone Croods crazy too with books, posters, giant banners and an Easter competition. YOU can win this Croods goody box:

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To enter simply draw or make an animal mash up. For example a mousephant is a mixture of a mouse and an elephant:

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You need to be a primary school aged child to enter. Drop your entry in to us at the library or post it to Croods Competition, Leith Library, 28 – 30 Ferry Road, Edinburgh, EH6 4AE by 12th April. Don’t forget to write your name, address and age on the back!

Illustration Workshop

UPDATE: Read about our illustration workshop here

Because we love illustrations we’ve got a treat for you! On Wednesday April 3rd from 2pm – 3pm we have animator and illustrator Rachel Everitt running a workshop to help you with your drawings. Here she is:

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And here are some of her wonderful illustrations:

The Harmonica Player

The Durian

The workshop is a great place to come to work on your competition entries and you also get some top tips from an expert.

The workshop is free but limited so book a place in person at the library or alternatively contact us by email leith.library@edinburgh.gov.uk or phone  0131 5295517.

If you enjoyed The Croods film why not borrow the books from us here at the library too?

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