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5 Lessons I learned from Roald Dahl

© Dirty Foot Butterscotch

I’m just going to jump right in with my list… I mean, everyone has been celebrating Roald Dahl this month. After all, it… 687 more words

Better Novel Project

Roald Dahl InDesign Article

Well, since it’s been over a month since I handed in my book project, I thought I better do some InDesign practice and keep on top of the program. 112 more words


Book Review: Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake

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About the book: Today I picked up Fantastic Mr. Fox  from the Salvation Army for only .99. I have seen the movie and found it entertaining, so I bought the book. 435 more words

Book Reviews

Some doodles

The one on the left is some pretty cool sketches I did while in coffee shops etc. The one on the right is done by my wife (The lady drawn in red pen on the bottom left of the picture on the left) in my sketch book. 22 more words


in which I swoon over the latest from Beatrix Potter!

It’s been about nine months since the exciting news emerged about the discovery of one final tale from Beatrix Potter and at long last, with the peculiar timing of a much-anticipated birth, this baby’s on the shelves for you to admire! 747 more words


Quentin Blake : Inside Stories Review | Art

Last weekend, Cardiff was transformed into a wonderland in City of the Unexpected – a celebration of Roald Dahl‘s life on what would have been his 100th birthday! 415 more words


Mr Dahl .... according to Mr Blake

Mr Dahl …. according to Mr Blake

The illustrator and children’s writer Quentin Blake is well known for illustrating books written by Roald Dahl. In 2008 he talked to the Guardian about his working relationship with Roald Dahl as well as his famous shed. 398 more words