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Visiting Author: Words and Art with Jion Sheibani (ages 4-10)
14 September 2019 @ 15 h 00 min - 16 h 30 min
Children and their grown ups are invited to celebrate art with us, and meet a local picture book author!
Join us for an reading with children’s book author and illustrator Jion Sheibani. Jion will explain her writing and artistic process before leading an art demonstration for the group, during a Q&A.
About Jion: Jion Sheibani is a self-taught illustrator who grew up in Brighton and studied English literature at Oxford before moving to Paris. When not writing and illustrating children’s books, she runs an English language school in Paris called Anglofun. Jion won the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Best Up-and-Coming Portfolio Prize in 2012 and Comic Strip Prize 2014. Lily and the Polar Bears is her first picture book. You can find out more about Jion here.
This program does not require advance registration, however, each child attending must have their own Library card, or be covered by a family membership otherwise the non-member fee applies. Unless otherwise stated, all programs are free for library members and 10€ for non-members. Caregivers are expected to familiarize themselves with these guidelines so that we can provide a pleasant library environment for all patrons.