Artist to Artist: 23 Major Illustrators Talk to Children About Their Art

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Artist to Artist: 23 Major Illustrators Talk to Children About Their Art

Format:  School and Library,

105 pages

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Publish Date: Sep 2007

ISBN-13: 9780399246005

ISBN-10: 0399246002

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In this remarkable and beautiful anthology featuring the likes of Maurice Sendak, Robert Sabuda, Rosemary Wells, and Eric Carle, twenty-three of the most honored and beloved artists in children's literature talk informally to children--sharing secrets about their art and how they began their adventures into illustration. Fold-out pages featuring photographs of their early work, their studios and materials, as well as sketches and finished art create an exuberant feast for the eye that will attract both children and adults.

Self-portraits of each illustrator crown this important anthology that celebrates the artists and the art of the picture book. An event book for the ages.

"Proceeds from the book will benefit the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, MA."

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Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Publish Date: Sep 2007
ISBN-13: 9780399246005
ISBN-10: 0399246002
Format: School and Library
Number of Pages: 105
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.9
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 9.25 x 11.25 x 0.75
Walmart No.: 399246002

About the author

Biography of Gauch, Patricia Lee

Author and editor Patricia Lee Gauch was born in Detroit, Michigan on January 3, 1934. She received a B. A. in English Literature from Miami University in Ohio, a M. A. in Teaching from Manhattanville College in Purchase, New York, and a Doctorate in English Literature from Drew University in Madison, New Jersey. Before she began writing children's books, she was a newspaper reporter for the Louisville Courier-Journal and freelanced for the Detroit Free Press.

She has written over thirty children's books, which have received critical acclaim as well as numerous awards and citations. In 1985, she became the Editor-in-Chief of Philomel Books and was the editor for Caldecott Medal winners Owl Moon by Jane Yolen and Lon Po Po by Ed Young, as well as the Caldecott Honor winner Seven Blind Mice, also by Ed Young. She has taught children's literature at Rutgers University and Drew University and her reviews have appeared in The New York Times. She is currently the Vice-President and Editorial Director of Philomel Books and lives in Hyde Park, New York.

Awards and Recognitions

  • School Library Journal Best Books of the Year, 2007 (United States)

Book description

In this remarkable and beautiful anthology featuring the likes of Maurice Sendak, Robert Sabuda, Rosemary Wells, and Eric Carle, twenty-three of the most honored and beloved artists in children’s literature talk informally to children—sharing secrets about their art and how they began their adventures into illustration. Fold-out pages featuring photographs of their early work, their studios and materials, as well as sketches and finished art create an exuberant feast for the eye that will attract both children and adults.

Self-portraits of each illustrator crown this important anthology that celebrates the artists and the art of the picture book. An event book for the ages.

Proceeds from the book will benefit the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, MA.

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