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Workshop with Illustrator/Author Chen Jiang-Hong

January 14, 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Illustrator and author Chen Jiang-Hong leads a workshop featuring a craft/maker activity based on the technique of Chinese painting. Chen won the 2019 Prix Albertine Jeunesse for his book “The Tiger Prince,” a tale about a tigress, a seer, a King, and the prince, who must leave his family and learn the ways of the tigers so that the war between humans and animals can end.

A Chinese-born French painter, Chen has illustrated 22 books, 12 of which he also wrote. His work combines traditional Chinese techniques with a modern conception of storytelling. Book sale and signing to follow. For children 8 and older with an adult.

Co-sponsored by the library, jaZams and Cultural Services of the French Embassy.

 

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Date:
January 14, 2020
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Venue

Story Room – Third Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Caroline Mechinaud
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Summary
Illustrator and author Chen Jiang-Hong leads a workshop featuring a craft/maker activity based on the technique of Chinese painting. Chen won the 2019 Prix Albertine Jeunesse for his book "The Tiger Prince," a tale about a tigress, a seer, a King, and the prince, who must leave his family and learn the ways of the tigers so that the war between humans and animals can end. A Chinese-born French painter, Chen has illustrated 22 books, 12 of which he also wrote. His work combines traditional Chinese techniques with a modern conception of storytelling. Book sale and signing to follow. For children 8 and older with an adult. Co-sponsored by the library, jaZams and Cultural Services of the French Embassy.
Co-Presenters
jaZams and Cultural Services of the French Embassy.
Sponsors
jaZams and Cultural Services of the French Embassy
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Promotional Materials
Handbill (5.5 x 8.5), Flyer (8.5 x 11)
Age Groups
All Ages, Kids, Teens
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P - Ready for M to Edit
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Children and Families