High Flight – Illustration

John Gillespie Magee Jr. was a Spitfire pilot in the Second World War but he was also a poet.

His poem ‘High Flight’ describes the feeling of flying.

For centuries books and poems have been illustrated with amazing pictures, helping to bring the words to life.

So your challenge is to get arty. Draw or paint, colourful or black and white, create an illustration or illustrations for the poem High Flight.

This event is open to the public.