Children’s Literary Cafe – June: William Low and His Amazing Digital Art
Heads up, folks. I have William Low in the house to teach us all about digital art, and I’m not afraid to make you learn a thing or two. Here’s a preview of what I mean. And as for the formal announcement . . .
The Children’s Literary Café at the new Children’s Center at 42 nd Street is pleased to announce our event on Saturday, June 6th at 2:00 p.m.:
With the proliferation of digital art in our magazines, our television shows, and our movies, the time has never been better for author/illustrator William Low to show us how he uses this medium to create books. Due to huge advances in technology, illustration is no longer entirely tied to the realm of paper and ink. Watch as Mr. Low discusses his new picture book, Machines Go to Work , and the ways in which computer graphics inform his art and style.
The Children’s Literary Café is a monthly gathering of adults who are fans of children’s literature. Professionals, librarians, authors, illustrators, publishers, booksellers, teachers, and anyone else interested in the field are welcome to attend our meetings. The Literary Café provides free Advanced Readers galleys, a rotating series of talks with professionals in the field, and great conversation. This program is for adults only.
New York Public Library
Children’s Center at 42nd Street
42nd Street and 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10018
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About Betsy Bird
Betsy Bird is currently the Collection Development Manager of the Evanston Public Library system and a former Materials Specialist for New York Public Library. She has served on Newbery, written for Horn Book, and has done other lovely little things that she'd love to tell you about but that she's sure you'd find more interesting to hear of in person. Her opinions are her own and do not reflect those of EPL, SLJ, or any of the other acronyms you might be able to name. Follow her on Twitter: @fuseeight.
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