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Jenny Robins

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Jenny Robins

Make It Then Tell Everybody

Jenny Robins and Dan Berry chat about drawing every brick, the importance of community and drawing like everyone (or no-one) is watching. Consider supporting the show on Patreon for as little as $1 a month! Also check out Dan's Creative Mentorship program.


29 Jul 2021

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Book to Studio Ghibli: Tales from Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin (w/ Jenny Robins)

Book to Screen Club

We are back with our special edition of the Pod! Book to Studio Ghibli, where we cover all the adaptations from our favorite animation studio. This week we are looking at the debut film by director Gorô Miyazaki, son of Hayao Miyazaki. Tales from Earthsea was released in 2006, an adaptation of the beloved fantasy series by Ursula K. Le Guin The film adapts four of the book in her series - A Wizard of Earthsea (1968), A Tomb of Atuan (1971), The Farthest Shore (1972), and Tehanu (1990). Our special guest is the brilliant author Jenny Robins. She is the author of the fantastic new graphic novel, Biscuits (2020, Myriad Editions), please check her out on Twitter @jennyrobins and on Instagram @mywordsfly. I'm joined for this epic journey into Studio Ghibli by the talented Lauren O'Farrell and please check out her work out on Instagram and Twitter @deadlyknitshade. As per usual spoilers aplenty! We break down the book and the film and try and figure out whether or not the original is the best or did they improve on the text. If you have any questions/comments/requests for the show, follow us on Twitter @bks2scrn, or visit our Instagram @book2screen

2hr 26mins

1 Dec 2020

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Ep 150: Jenny Robins talks illustrating and writing her new graphic novel. 'Biscuits'.

The Creative Condition Podcast

Biscuits is a slab of brilliantly-observed graphic novel full of poignancy, reflection and black comedy from the mind of illustrator and writer Jenny Robins.Charting the interlinking lives of London women, this hand drawn story has everything, so Jenny joins me to share the story, her process and how she balances her role as a teacher with her freelance magic making.The graphic novel is out now on Myriad Editions.Episode 150 of Arrest All Mimics is supported by http://illustrationx.com and http://theaoi.com http://jennyrobins.com https://myriadeditions.com/books/biscuits-assorted/ http://bentallon.com http://bentallonwriter.com

1hr 6mins

12 Nov 2020

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#62 Jenny Robins (Killing Eve, Fleabag, Run): The Non-Linear Path to Creative Fulfillment

Basic Brainheart

Jenny Robins, Wells Street’s head of television and film, is no stranger to the art of storytelling. She's embraced her non-linear path in the television industry and has always come back to what she loves most: story. These days she's focused on the future of Wells Street, the production company set up by Phoebe Waller-Bridge. On today's episode she takes us through her personal journey, creative philosophy and why a good creative day always, at least for her, starts with a delicious hot chocolate and ends with a gin and tonic or two.


13 Jul 2020

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Episode 6: Planning a Graphic Novel, ft. Jenny Robins

WIP Comics

Joe is joined by Jenny Robins to chat about her upcoming graphic novel Biscuits (Assorted), which was the winner of the Myriad First Graphic Novel Prize in 2018. They discuss what goes into planning a graphic novel, how the book has evolved over time, and how winning the competition has affected things.


29 May 2020