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Interview

Catch a Glimpse into the Cartoon World of Ken Niimura

Whatever the specific media chose, drawing for children and young adults has got solid common grounds. To highlight the continuity of the graphic world and bring different visions into its iconic illustration contest, CCBF has, for the first time, invited a cartoon artist to take part in the Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Jury.

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Book Illustration, a Field of Creative Endeavour with Enormous Potential for ‘Ownership’—Interview with Martin Salisbury

We spoke to Martin about why he started the MA Children's Book Illustration programme, books he likes, tips for young illustrators, and more.

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"To Make a Good Picture Book, Is to Understand Children", An Interview with Golden Pinwheel Jury Member Huang Li

CCBF has invited picture book artist Huang Li to serve as one of the judges of the 2021 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition.

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Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Astra Award

The Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition organising committee has entered into an “award-to-award” cooperation with the Astra International Picture Book Writing Contest, organised by Thinkingdom China, Astra Publishing House, minedition Switzerland and minedition France, in order to create the Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition Astra Award. This joint award aims to promote international collaboration and publication among picture book illustrators and writers.

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Jam Dong: Illustrating the Magic of Nature. Interview with 2020 GP Golden Pinwheel Special Mention Winner

Today we would like to introduce Jam Dong, another winner of the 2020 Golden Pinwheel Illustration Competition.

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Interview

Literary Agent Debbie Bibo: It's All about Nurturing Creatives and Fostering Relationships

Based in Milan, the Debbie Bibo Agency represents and promotes an eclectic selection of debut and award-winning authors and illustrators from around the world. Its founder Debbie Bibo gladly accepted our invitation join the 2021 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition jury. Here is a close up on her work and first -hand information about the fascinating role of a literary agent.

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