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Local children’s illustrator will be exhibiting her work
May 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 30, 2017
SOUTH LONDONDERRY, Vt. – Local children’s illustrator and teaching artist, Christine Mix will be exhibiting her watercolor children’s illustrations at the South Londonderry Free Library, in South Londonderry, Vermontt, April through May 30, 2017. Original paintings, prints, and illustrated pillow covers, will be available for sale throughout the exhibit. A portion of the proceeds goes to support the library.
An Open Art Reception, with refreshments and children’s coloring activities will be held on Wednesday evening, April 26, 7:15 – 8:45 p.m.
Mix’s illustrations have appeared in “Stories for Children Magazine,” “Back- to- School- Issue, 2012,” the “SCBWI’s Bulletin” and so far, one children’s book, “Write Out of the Oven!” by Josephine M. Waltz & illustrated by Christine Mix, published by Teacher Ideas Press / Greenwood Publishing, 2005. A collection of letters and recipes from more than 50 well-known and award-winning children’s authors.
Her original paintings have been exhibited at the Chaffee Art Center’s, “When the Wind Bears Go Dancing,” an exhibit of children’s book illustrations, Tilbury House Publisher’s “One of Us / Powered by Girl Exhibit,” at the Book Culture, NYC, for the Book Expo America, 2010, “The Master Story Teller’s Exhibit,” (CBIG), Poe Park Museum, in Poe Park, Bronx, NY., “the Fairytales Exhibit” (CBIG) at the Brooklyn Library, Brooklyn, N.Y. and the “Fur & Feather Exhibit” at the Great Hall, in Springfield, Vt., 2015.
For more information about the exhibit or reception, call the South Londonderry Free Library at 802-824-3371. Library hours, are: Mondays: 10 a.m.-Noon & 1-5 p.m., Wednesdays: 10 a.m.- Noon, 1 – 5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Fridays: 10 a.m.- Noon & 1-5 p.m. and Saturdays: 10 a.m.- 1 p.m.
For more information about Christine’s illustrations, books, art residencies and library programs, visit www.christinemixart.com.