Monday, June 1, 2015

CBIG EVENTS- ABFE AUCTION, EXHIBITS


Master Storytellers Exhibit EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE 27 due to popular demand.

CBIG members join more children's book illustrators in a return to Poe Park Visitor Center for the MASTER STORYTELLERS exhibit, on view April 1 - May 30, 2015  EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE 27

Illustrations inspired by the classic tales of the brothers Grimm, Aesop, Kenneth Grahame, Joseph Jacobs, Shakespeare and more master storytellers.

Participating Members: Melissa Iwai, Lisa Cinelli, Angelique Anderson, Roberta Rivera, Donna Miskend, Clare Pernice,Yuko Katakawa, Nancy Doniger, Christine Mix, Kitty Leech, Delphine Henault, Robin Meeks, Vicky Rubin, Cheryl Taborsky
curated by Donna Miskend

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HIGHLIGHTS: 
artist panel, cbig: L Nancy Doniger, far R Donna Miskend

Kitty Leech

Melissa Iwai, art top
art Robin Meeks bottom
 
Donna Miskend with 1st graders 
Roberta Rivera
kids workshop with Rivera
ABFE CHILDREN'S BOOK ART AUCTION 2015
CBIG members contributed artwork for the American Bookseller's Association Children's Book Art Auction held at the Hyatt Hotel.  Contributing members: Stephanie Ruble, Patricia Keeler, Donna Miskend, Melissa Iwai, Wallace West, Madonna Davidof, Barbara DiLorenzo, Jennifer Thermes, Lisa Cinelli, Kristine Lombardi, Annie Raulson join many notable children's book illustrators.
Private auction and reception held May 26 at the Hyatt. Public auction opens June 1 and runs through June 8th click more info and HERE
Lisa Cinelli

Patricia Keeler

  
Jennifer Thermes
Stephanie Ruble
Barbara DiLorenzo
Kristine Lombardi

 
     
Wallace West
 
Donna Miskend
Judy Bloom Guest of Honor
Madonna Davidof
The auction is sponsored by ABFE, the ABC Children’s Group at ABA, and Random House Children’s Books (RHCB).
Auction proceeds will support ABFE’s defense of the free speech rights of kids, including the Kids’ Right to Read Project and Banned Books Week