Making Picturebooks: Past, Present and Future – A lecture by Martin Salisbury

Thursday 18th January 2018
5:30PM - 6:30PM
Hawthornden Lecture Theatre, Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Martin Salisbury is Course Leader at the renowned Cambridge School of Art MA in Children’s Book Illustration, Director of the Centre for Children’s Book Studies, and author of a number of books on illustration, including most recently The Illustrated Dust Jacket 1920-1970 (Thames & Hudson) and The Snail that Climbed the Eiffel Tower & other Work by John Minton (The Mainstone Press).

This lecture will discuss the practice and mechanics of the children’s illustration, in the context of the picture book’s evolution through time.

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