Monthly Archives February 2018

Inspiration from Kitty Crowther

I recently came across the name of Belgian author and illustrator Kitty Crowther in a book on Picture books. Fascinated by the fact that she was one of the youngest recipients of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in 2010, I had to look up her work.  And what a delight it was! Crowther is a master of the picture book medium, using mainly pencil, colored pen and inks. She works in an intuitive and inspired way.  The jury judges said:  “In Crowther’s world, the door between imagination and reality is wide open. She addresses the reader gently and personally, but
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