Calculating Apple Pie ::: Future You
Story illustration and the design of a range of supporting resources for Future You’s Calculating Apple Pie program.
Calculating Apple Pie written by Melissa Keil, is the second story of the five-story series The Callistan Cycle, as part of Imagining The Future, the new fiction strand of the Future You project.
The aim of this strand is to take children into the future to explore the future of STEM careers through the medium of short stories. Calculating Apple Pie looks at computer programming, space travel and future food production.
The Calculating Apple Pie poster features the sisters Arche and Kalyke family and depicts, in stylised form, the moment the final moments of the story. The onboard computer system, Maisie, is represented by the phoenix.
There is a range of visual, text, audio, video and career resources available on the Calculating Apple Pie website and Future You YouTube channel.
Complimentary illustrations and posters were designed featuring author Melissa Keil and actor Nikita Waldron who read Calculating Apple Pie aloud for the podcast.