As President Chris Riddell has created some of the most sumptuous watercolours for the front cover of our journal, The School Librarian. Although Chris will continue to create the cover designs for each journal when a Patron, now seems like a time to celebrate the beautiful creations from the past three years.
This set of prints includes 10 of the cover illustrations, suitable to be framed or used as posters, is the cover illustration without any of the text from the front cover. Five pounds from the sale of each set will go towards our Patrons' Appeal (a fundraiser to commission research into the impact of lockdown on school libraries - you can find out more here.
Chris Riddell OBE is President 2017-2020. Chris was the 2015-2017 UK Children’s Laureate and is a British illustrator, artist, children’s writer and political cartoonist for The Observer. He has won three Kate Greenaway Medals, the British librarian’s annual award for the best-illustrated children’s book.
Some of his other work for Macmillan includes children’s books; The Emperor of Absurdia, and bestselling series Goth Girl. Chris lives in Brighton with his family. He can often be found on Twitter and Facebook broadcasting utterly mesmerising live drawing sessions.
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