The National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature presents
Golden Kite Golden Dreams
Celebrating over 30 Years of Art from the SCBWI's Golden Kite Awards
July 8, 2010 - October 1, 2010
102 Cedar Street, Abilene, TX 79601 325.673.4586
Keith Baker, Kristen Balouch, Carlyn Beccia, Barbara Helen Berger, Holly Berry, Jean Cassels, Tim Coffey, Gregory Christie, Larry Day, Diane de Groat, Tomie dePaola, Donna Diamond, Marla Frazee, Ponder Goembel, Kevin Hawkes, Trina Schart Hyman, Erick Ingraham, Kathy Jacobi, Susan Jeffers, William Joyce, Beth Krommes, Barbara LaVallee, Carol Lerner, Loren Long, Suse MacDonald, Laura McGee Kvasnosky, Barbara McClintock, Charles Mikolaycak, Lauren Mills, Yuyi Morales, Dennis Nolan, John Parra, Jerry Pinkney, Alice Provensen, Robert Sabuda, David Shannon, Uri Shulevitz, Aki Sogabe, Janet Stevens, Lauren Stringer, Lynn Sweat, Melissa Sweet, Amy Walrod, Richard Jesse Watson, Kurt Werth, Don Wood, Hyewon Yum
THURSDAY, July 8th
Exhibit Opening Gallery event, the NCCIL will be open to the public. Two visiting illustrators will give demonstrations and talks about their work. Lin Oliver and Steve Mooser will give a brief talk on the Golden Kite Award.
FRIDAY, July 9th
Exhibit Opening Gala Dinner Please contact the NCCIL for tickets to this event. A few words will be spoken by Debbie Lillick NCCIL Museum Director, David Diaz, Lin Oliver and Steve Mooser.
SATURDAY, July 10th
Exhibit events and talks welcoming SCBWI members
10:00 AM | Barbara McClintock will speak/demonstrate @ 45 mins
11:00 AM | Illustrator TBA will speak/demonstrate @ 45 mins Lunch
12:00-2:00 PM | We invite the visiting SCBWI membership to join us for a casual lunch at a local restaurant
2:00 PM | Lin Oliver and Steve Mooser will discuss some of the history, stories, and anecdotes of the Golden Kite Award. Afterwards they will be joined by Richard Jesse Watson for Q&A Dinner
7:00 PM | We invite the visiting SCBWI membership to join us for dinner at Perini Ranch (about 30 minutes out of town) http://www.periniranch.com/
American Airlines flies to Abilene. For lodging, the Hilton Garden Inn in Abilene is offering a rate of $99 per night, with a made to order breakfast included.
Hilton Garden Inn, 4449 Ridgemont Drive Abilene, Texas, USA, 79606 1-325-690-6432
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