Peace Dragon series creator Linda Ragsdale (Words and Not Opposites) and author friends Susan Eaddy (Poppy’s Best Paper) and Jessica Young (My Blue is Happy) discuss how books can be seeds for growing a more compassionate world. The authors will explore how the concepts of view, voice, and choice bloom through their characters and stories, opening the door to building a library of books that express similar themes.
Rom 30 Legislative Plaza
Autograph Party at the 2015 Midsouth Fall Conference!
Susan Eaddy, John Rocco, Kristin Tubb, Courtney Stevens, Mary Uhles and More!!
I'm delighted to be part of a Children's Book Panel at this first Mississippi Book Festival in Jackson MS. more details later!
Come join us at Parnassus Books in Nashville TN to launch Poppy into the BIG world!
Poppy's Book BIRTHDAY!
Presentation and book signing at The Young Author's Conference.
Meet the authors all day long!
Children's Day on Friday!
Kicking off a Dream, a Cowdfunding Success Story
Clay Illustrator Susan Eaddy tells the story of her unusual collaboration with author Julie Hedlund from their first meeting in Bologna Italy, all the way through the funding of this dream book project with a successful Kickstarter campaign. She’ll reveal what they learned with all of the mistakes and glory, and show the birth of My Love for You is the Sun from start to finish.
Young Author's Event
Thank you to the American School of Rio De Janeiro. I look forward to meeting your Art Students
Excited to speak with 3rd graders downunder!
November 12th Nashville Public Library Bordeaux Branch
Boulder Book Store, Boulder CO
Come join us for Book signing and talk about the creation of My Love for you is the Sun, in the Tennyson Art District, Denver CO
November 4th Book Signing Tattered Cover
Denver CO 10:30 am
12:00 pm Legislative Plaza room 29
Kicking off a Dream, a crowdfunding success story
Susan Eaddy and Julie Hedlund tell the story of their unusual collaboration from their first meeting in Bologna Italy, all the way through the funding of this dream book project with a successful Kickstarter campaign. They’ll reveal what they learned with all of the mistakes and glory, and show the birth of My Love for You is the Sun from start to finish.
12:00 pm Youth Stage
Southern Festival Youth Stage
Come meet the author and Illustrator of My Love for You is the Sun. Author Julie Hedlund and Illustrator Susan Eaddy will provide story starters and clay craft kits so you can make your OWN clay picture to take home.
Susan Eaddy will join with author Julie Hedlund to show and tell about the making of My Love for You is the Sun.
This Power point presentation shows the process of writing and illustrating this book from start to finish.
Julie will disclose her writing process with tips for students; Susan will show her process, from research to sketches to final clay artwork.
The importance of collaboration and cooperation in working with a client is stressed, as well as stories of making mistakes (many) and why they made the book better.
Monday September 29th at 6:30
Parnassus Books in Nashville TN
Speaker- SCBWI Midsouth Fall Conference -Beginning the Illustrator's Journey
Conference is sold out.