Category Archives: art

We think the Beaty Biodiversity Museum and Backyard Biodiversity is awesome!

If you’re having a hard time figuring out what to do this weekend in light of Vancouver’s recently fickle weather, here’s a reminder that Backyard Biodiversity, a children’s book and art exhibition, opens at 12pm, Sept 27th, at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum.  The exhibit … Continue reading

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Charles van Sandwyk exhibition and talk

If you like Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac, you will probably enjoy the illustrations of this Canadian artist: UBC Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections Presents:  An Afternoon with Charles van Sandwyk Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 12:00 p.m-1:30 p.m. Dodson … Continue reading

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In the CWILLosphere

Here’s a peek at what CWILL BC members are up to this week: At Sci/Why, Claire Eamer hosts a collection of Canadian children’s science writers. Lee Edward Fodi mixes three drops of pixie juice, a goblin’s eye, and a sprinkle … Continue reading

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In the CWILLosphere

CWILL BC members have many reasons to celebrate this week: Deborah Hodge‘s Rescuing the Children and Caroline Adderson‘s Jasper John Dooley, Star of the Week have been shortlisted for the Hackmatack children’s choice award; Kirsti Anne Wakelin received advance copies … Continue reading

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Drum Roll, Please…

UNICEF and Hallmark have selected an illustration by CWILL BC illustrator Mary Jane Muir for a line of 2013 Christmas cards. You can view Mary Jane’s design now on the Hallmark website. At present, the cards can only be ordered … Continue reading

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In the Spotlight

April is National Poetry Month and it’s going to be a busy one for children’s poet Tiffany Stone. Thanks to an Artstarts grant, she will be an Artist in the Classroom at Highlands Elementary School in North Vancouver for the … Continue reading

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