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Learn how to apply your drawings to screen, as artist, animator and filmmaker, Shaun Tan The Lost Thing, shares his method, philosophy and drawing techniques – open to amateurs, students and pros.

Shaun Tan’s story is one of dedication and belief in your own characters – no matter how ‘strange’! Level up your drawing and storytelling skills, as Shaun discusses techniques, demonstrates drawing on-screen and shows how drawings can be more precise than words. See how emotions, actions and environments can convey mood and ambience through drawing, furthering your story’s depth and impact.

Shaun Tan

Shaun Tan grew up in Perth and works as an artist, writer and filmmaker in Melbourne. He is best known for illustrated b


Masterclass: Drawing for the screen


Feature Content

Develop your doodling into next-level drawings with an Oscar-winning artist Shaun Tan.


The Lost Thing

16 minutes

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Extra Content

A boy finds a strange creature on the beach and tries to find it a home. Directed by Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann. Narrated by Tim Minchin.