A free drawing workshop for kids ages 7-12 with children's book illustrator and author Scott Nash. Scott will demonstrate tips and tricks of his trade, encouraging young artists to explore and embrace drawing without frustration! Be ready to laugh and draw with playful abandon. Scott will also discuss how he develops characters, many of his relate directly to silly stories from his childhood and he will inspire kids to create their own.
Suzy Becker's unique look at life will inspire you to draw your own life story! Only a few seats left, please contact email@example.com for information.
Join a relaxed & candid conversation about the process of creating & publishing a children's book.
Artist Presentations, Panel Discussion, Panel Q & A, Meet & Greet
Illustration Institute seasoned author/illustrators will generously share their experiences.
Scott Nash: The High Skies Adventures of Blue Jay the Pirate, Flat Stanley series
Lizzy Rockwell: A Bird is a Bird,The Busy Body Book
Matt Tavares: Growing up Pedro, Helen's Big World
Chris VanDusen: The Circus Ship, Mr. Magee books
Bring your questions! Free for all ages!
Donations welcomed for funding future Illustration Institute programs.
Premieres at Portland Public Library's Rines Auditorium
Suggested donation: $5
Delightful documentary about the first African American animator at Disney
Presentation of Ashley's new book followed by book sale and signing!