Christopher Denise’s illustrations are stunning. Some are warm and tender. Some are breathtaking and epic. All are crafted with care. I loved uncovering the mindset behind his images. Enjoy this talk with the amazing visual storyteller who brought us FIREFLY HOLLOW (written by Alison McGhee) and BAKING DAY AT GRANDMA’S (written by his wife Anika Denise).
Resources Mentioned in This Episode:
- Christopher Denise Website
- Christopher’s Blog (FIREFLY HOLLOW development – part 1 & part 2)
- Chris is on Twitter
- And Facebook
- RISD Faculty: Judy Sue Goodwin Sturges, Mary Jane Begin & Kelly Murphy (Kelly’s Picturebooking Episode)
- FIREFLY HOLLOW article/interview with Alison McGhee in Publishers Weekly
- FIREFLY HOLLOW personal/honest blog post by Alison McGhee in Pippin Insider
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