telling and selling
stories behind the stories
readings on writing
word meets picture
watch artists making art
Watch Debbie Ridpath Ohi make a bird
Debbie turns a tape dispenser into a tropical bird in hardly more than a minute!
Watch Cybele Young make a unicycle
A paper sculptor extraordinaire assembles a unicycle for her picture book Nancy Knows
Watch Farida Paint a Gutsy Girl
A closeup, step-by-step look at an artist's process in creating a character.
Watch Claudine Crangle Build a House
The artist shows how to construct the 3-D cardboard home that stars in her book, The House Next Door.
Watch Jane Heinrichs draw an elephant!
Jane Heinrichs draws an elephant and his human friend from her graphic novel Every Home Needs an Elephant
Watch Ruth Ohi draw characters from her book Friends for Real
Losing a treasure & finding a friend: published by Scholastic Canada