PITTSFIELD – The Friends of the Pittsfield Public Library will offer a lively and entertaining program with Hazel Mitchell about the process of illustrating children‚Äôs books¬† at 7 p.m.¬† Tuesday, Oct. 26¬† in the library’s Warren Community Room. Hazel Mitchell, an artist-illustrator of several children‚Äôs books, as well as creator of commercial artwork, fine art paintings and photographs is from Scarborough in Yorkshire, England. After attending art college in York and Sunderland in England, she ‘shipped out’ and joined the Royal Navy to earn a living working in military Graphics Studios. After her naval career, she was CEO of a lithographic printing business in Portsmouth, England. She will talk about the steps she takes in getting a contract and creating illustrations to complement the text in the book. For more information contact Lyn Smith at 207 478 5880.
Contact Name: Lyn Smith
Telephone Number: (207)487-5880