Cultural Arts Presents:
Award-Winning Author/Illustrator Sophie Blackall
October 28, 2013
Sophie Blackall is a Brooklyn-based Australian artist. She has illustrated over twenty books for children, including Ruby's Wish (Chronicle Books, 2003) which won the Ezra Jack Keats Award, Meet Wild Boars (Henry Holt, 2005) which won a BCCB Blue Ribbon Picture Book Award and the Founders Award from the Society of Illustrators, Big Red Lollipop (Viking, 2010) which was a New York Times Top Ten Picture Book for 2010, and the ongoing Ivy and Bean series (Chronicle Books), which has over a million copies in print. Her editorial illustrations have appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, Time, Gourmet, Food & Wine, Town & Country and many others.
On Monday, October 28, Sophie will present to pre-k through 4th grade students. We are offering five of Sophie's books for sale and book signing. Proceeds from book sales benefit the Greenhill Cultural Arts Committee. Please place your order by October 18 so we can ensure that your child receives the signed book(s) you'd like.