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Booktalking "Founding Mothers" by Cokie Roberts

Booktalking "Founding Mothers" by Cokie Roberts | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
Unfortunately, there is not much written about the formative female figures in our nation's history. In many cases, women assisted famous male figures, but some also did amazing things sheerly of their own volition.
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Study: Children Reading Fewer Books, Down 8% From 2012 | TechCrunch

Study: Children Reading Fewer Books, Down 8% From 2012 | TechCrunch | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
The Harry Potter series is wildly entertaining, but so is Angry Birds, Snapchat, Facebook, YouTube Justin Bieber re-enactments, texting, Halo, The Disney..
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Traditional vs Digital Techniques in illustration

Traditional vs Digital Techniques in illustration | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it

Julia Groves offers some observations on blending time honoured printing methods with modern computers.

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Erin E. Stead discusses the woodblock printing process for A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Watch this video to hear children's book illustrator Erin E. Stead talk about the woodblock printing process she used to create the picture book illustration...

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The November Mini-Interviews 2013

The November Mini-Interviews 2013 | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
The 2013 Mini-Interviews are back with more interviews, more guests, and more weeks! Our focus for 2013: Author-Illustrators! For this year, we have 20 Picture Book Authors-Illustrators visiting ou...
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Picture books–a toolbox for life | Short Tales

Picture books–a toolbox for life | Short Tales | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
RT @beachboundbooks: Picture books–a toolbox for life http://t.co/3VuIuOuL7w via @ShortTales #KidLitBlogHop #picturebooks
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‘Where the Wild Things Are’ turns 50

‘Where the Wild Things Are’ turns 50 | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
Maurice Sendak's classic has sold 20 million copies.

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The Big Green Book - illustrated by Maurice Sendak

The Big Green Book - illustrated by Maurice Sendak | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it

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9 Children's Books With Incredible Life Lessons

9 Children's Books With Incredible Life Lessons | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
Wharton professor Adam Grant says if he were building a leadership library, he would stock it with these nine children’s books.
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Comment: How children's literature shapes attitudes to Asia - SBS (blog)

Comment: How children's literature shapes attitudes to Asia - SBS (blog) | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
SBS (blog) Comment: How children's literature shapes attitudes to Asia SBS (blog) A research project underway at the Queensland University of Technology seeks to answer that question by investigating the role of children's literature in shaping...
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The Book Illustration Competition 2014 | House of Illustration competitions site

The Book Illustration Competition 2014 | House of Illustration competitions site | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it

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Cloud Illustrator's curator insight, October 19, 2013 12:48 PM

The Folio Society and House of Illustration are delighted to announce the launch of The Book Illustration Competition 2014.

Now in its fourth year, this exciting collaboration between House of Illustration and The Folio Society aims to champion the art of book illustration and in 2013 received over 500 entries from across the globe. The annual international competition is open to illustrators over the age of 18, both student and professional, with the winner receiving a prestigious Folio Society commission. Previous books featured in the competition include Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories by Angela Carter and The Outsider by Albert Camus.

The book to be illustrated this year is Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad.

For updates about the competition follow @foliosociety and @illustrationhq and to join the debate on the 2014 Book Illustration Competition use #BIC2014

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How the Crowd Is Shaping the Future of Storytelling

How the Crowd Is Shaping the Future of Storytelling | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
The traditional media model of gatekeepers is slowly giving way to niche communities that source and inform the creative process. The new era of storytelling is upon us, thanks in large part to the social web.

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Big Huge List of Some Amazing Women Artists!

Big Huge List of Some Amazing Women Artists! | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
I have been wanting to assemble a huge post of some of the amazing women artists out there, because it seems like too often they get overlooked when it comes to being honored and recognized. This...
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How to Read a Wordless Picture Book with your Children

How to Read a Wordless Picture Book with your Children | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
Have you and your children discovered the treasures that can be found in wordless picture books?
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Marie Rippel shows us how to use a wordless picture book and why they are worth reading to children. Then she shares her thoughts on some of her favorite wordless books like Anno's Journey and The Lion and the Mouse.

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Savannah Gabel's curator insight, June 20, 10:44 PM
Insights on how to use these with both older and younger children and the different benefits they provide. Different benefits for each group, but still a highly effective tool for all ages.
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1500 Days of Hand Lettering and Illustration From Chris Piascik - Visual News

1500 Days of Hand Lettering and Illustration From Chris Piascik - Visual News | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
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In 2007, Chris Piascik challenged himself to make a drawing a day, and he hasn't stopped yet.
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Making the Transition to Children's Book Illustration from Related Industries

Making the Transition to Children's Book Illustration from Related Industries | Picture Book Illustration | Scoop.it
Great article “@copicmarker: Tips for Making the Transition to Children's Book Illustration: http://t.co/q80iY9vd7g via @scbwi”

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