Cancelled Tate Modern Workshop

Bee drawing workshop and storytelling session with Tony De Saulles

Get your kids buzzing about illustration this half term with illustrator of the bestselling Horrible Science series

Discover Tony De Saulles’s top secret illustration tips in a bee drawing workshop. Uncover fascinating bee facts and put your knowledge to the test with a quiz. Join Tony for buzzy storytelling session as he introduces his new, action-packed book Bee Boy: Clash of the Killer Queens.​

Bee Boy is the story of unlikely superhero Melvin Meadly who is half-bee and half-boy. Will Melvin be able to defend his hive against killer wasps, terrifying hawkmoths, and battling queen bees? And what about the greatest menace of all … Nasty Norman Crudwell?


Tony De Saulles is an award-winning children’s author and illustrator. He is the illustrator of the bestselling Horrible Science series, which has won awards including The Blue Peter Prize For Best Book With Facts. The first title in Tony’s new fiction series Bee Boy is out in 2018. Tony lives in West Sussex and is learning to be a bee-keeper.

Tate Modern

Clore Studio, L0 Boiler House

London SE1 9TG
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Date & Time

12 February 2018 at 14.30–16.00