A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

On Your Mark, Get Set Draw: Illustrator Draw-Off


Join Adam Rex for a fun draw-off as illustrators compete to create quick drawings based on suggestions from the audience.


Panelists
Shawn Harris

Shawn Harris’s first illustrated book "Her Right Foot" by Dave Eggers received seven starred reviews, was an Orbis Pictus Award Honor Book, an ALA Notable and a PW Best Book of the Year. His other picture books include Eggers's "What Can a Citizen Do" (a Time Magazine Best Children’s Book), "Everyone’s Awake" by Colin Meloy and "A Polar Bear in the Snow" by Mac Barnett, which received four starred reviews....

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Julia Kuo

Julia Kuo is a Taiwanese-American illustrator who has worked with The New York Times, Google and Science Friday. Julia has taught illustration courses at Columbia College Chicago and at her alma mater, Washington University in St....

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LeUyen Pham

LeUyen Pham has illustrated more than one hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Honor book "Bear Came Along" by Richard T. Morris and the best-selling Princess in Black series by Shannon and Dean Hale....

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Books:
Have You Ever Seen a Flower?
Shawn Harris
Children / Teens
Chronicle Books LLC
May 2021
ISBN 9781452182704
48 pages
$17.99, INSTORE
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I Dream of Popo
Julia Kuo
Children / Teens
Roaring Brook Press
January 2021
ISBN 9781250249319
Hardcover, 40 pages
$18.99, INSTORE
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Outside, Inside
LeUyen Pham
Children / Teens
Roaring Brook Press
January 2021
ISBN 9781250798350
Hardcover, 48 pages
$18.99, OUTOFSTOCK
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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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