Celebrating over 10 years

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Workshops in Animation, Manga Drawing, Digital Painting, Life Drawing and more…
A feast of fun and ideas for all ages.

first Campus summer school

Summer School 2021

We succeeded in running one summer school this year and the young people who engaged with the project were amazing. A big thank you to First Campus for working with

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edens zero

Eden’s Zero

First of all, I would like to say that… EDEN’S ZERO IS NOT FAIRY TAIL!!! *cough* Thank you! This year we are in for a treat, straight to Netflix comes

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how to draw Litten

New Tutorial on YouTube

Join Lexy from Turnip Starfish on a 5 minute draw! Lexy is drawing Litten from Pokémon. Join in and draw along! Remember to like and subscribe!

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Early 2021 Anime Watch List

Early 2021 Anime Watch List

Well what a year 2020 was…. And let’s just leave it as that! Although there were some pretty good anime released during the year, such as Keep Your Hands off

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Tower of God

Whilst reading manga I’ve always been a bit cautious of reading ‘manga’ from outside of Japan. I have read a couple and the stories just didn’t seem to capture my

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Team Turnip have been animating and teaching since 2009.
We create vibrant environments that inspire and allow our pupils, both young and old, to become amazing artists.
As artists and animators, we have a history of producing animation for television, mobile phones, online platforms and computer games.
At our workshops we inspire the next generation of artists – our workshops in animation, manga drawing, cartoon drawing, digital art, life drawing and more have encouraged participants across South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Bristol and beyond to develop their skills and reach their goals.

Our pupils are our greatest achievement.

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Lexemon’s Manga & Anime Blog

want more manga?

New to anime and manga or just started? This is for both young people and parents who want to know more.

Free Drawing Tutorials

Lexy is drawing Rowlet from Pokémon. Join in and draw along!

How to draw Shinra from Fire Force.

Lexémon shows you how to draw your own picture of Vanellope from Disney’s Wreck-it Ralph.

Join Nick drawing an Orc.

Join Lexy on the long draw as she draws Ibuki Mioda from Danganronpa.

In this video Lexy draws Junko Enoshima from Danganronpa.

Lexy is drawing Popplio from Pokémon. Join in and draw along!

Today Lexy is drawing Shinso from My Hero Academia.

Our Happy Creatives!

"Thank you once again for organising the summer school and all your hard work."
Hannah Barret - e-mail - 31/7/2020
"It was a fabulous course and well organised under such challenging circumstances. The YouTube videos were very informative, interesting and fun."
Jen – e-mail – 23/04/2020
"My daughter loved today's online @TurnipStarfish manga workshop. Thoroughly recommend it!"
Russel Todd - twitter - 1/4/2020
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