KARIBUNI! WELCOME TOGODFREY SEMWAIKO ARTIST IN RESIDENCE FROM TANZANIA, AFRICA
We welcome Godfrey Semwaiko as a visiting artist-in-residence fromTanzania, Africa this Friday, August 31 to September 21. Godfrey is a Tanzanianvisual artist, book illustrator and book designer, animator, motion graphicdesigner, film producer, and broadcast television creative producer who wasrecognized by UNESCO for his conservation work through animation. At AST, hewill work with students in each division to storytell, make art, and createhandmade books about environmental stories that becomes a downloadable digitale-book.
Building upon the internationally curriculum, Africa Our Home thathe illustrated in 2005, we will produce our own ‘Taichung Our Home’ storiesabout what we love in our Taiwan environment and how we can protect it. Godfreybegins story development, character development, storyboarding and bookconstruction with ES next week with MS and HS students creating digitalstoryboards, soundtracks, and animations to create an interactive e-book withhis guidance. He will be a part of our Back to School Night on Friday so besure to introduce yourself and enjoy his wonderful contributions in the weeksahead.
Courtesy of Dr. Teresa M. Tipton