Grace Lee Highly Commended

Discipline Winner
Illustration

Theme
Environment + Sustainability

Year of study
3rd Year

University
Nottingham Trent University

Slow & Steady Wins the Race, is an illustrated concertina zine and campaign to encourage children to get involved in activism against the current construction of HS2. Using a host of illustrated characters, it communicates the message in a fun and engaging way. The zine tells the contrasting stories of a woodland snail and an overworked commuter. This demonstrates how the loss of these
woodland areas will impact both animals and humans alike. A series of illustrated postcards also encourages children to write to transport secretary, Grant Shapps and demand him to Stop HS2