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Booktober Challenge Post 20

F A V O U R I T E   I L L U S T R A T I O N

It will be no surprise if I tell you that I have a few favourite illustrators. 206 more words


The Witches

Author: Roald Dahl

Artist: Quentin Blake

Type: Fiction, novel

Published: 1983

I read it: October 2016

Roald Dahl has no hesitation about exposition when it comes to his mini-mythologies. 457 more words


Mrs Armitage and the Big Wave

Review by Flossie Waite
A Ga Ga Theatre production

Reviewed at Watermans Arts Centre
Touring London venues until October 20th
For ages 4-7

Mrs Armitage – an eccentric, adventure-loving lady of a certain age – and her loyal dog Breakspear are at the beach and ready to surf. 745 more words

Children's Theatre

The Ultimate Peter Rabbit / The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots

The Ultimate Peter Rabbit
Camilla Hallinan
2016 is the year of celebrations for the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter’s birth. As part of these celebrations this large book, subtitled ‘A Visual Guide to the World of Peter Rabbit’ first published in 2002, is re-issued in an updated version. 626 more words

Picture Books

Quentin Blake Exhibition

Blake is one of Britain’s  best loved illustrators, known famously for his illustrations in Roald Dahl books. Blake himself writes about his techniques and experiences of being an illustrator. 194 more words

Graphic Communication

Quentin Blake Exhibition

Tuesday 4th October

We went to the national museum to look at the Quentin Blake exhibition to look at the illustrations and layouts of the Roald Dahl stories, this helped with ideas for my six word story I am producing using hybrid typefaces. 179 more words

Graphic Communication

DFB's 5 Favorite Posts from September 2016

Hello and welcome back!

Wow, another month is come and gone, and before you know it, we will be welcoming 2017!

As you can tell, I haven’t yet published Adventure #3, but I promise I am close, and I will keep you posted… 553 more words