Little Wise Wolf with Hanneke Siemensma, Gijs van der Hammen and Laura Watkinson

Artwork Slide
Artwork Slide

Tue, 27 October 2:00pm

Join two of the best loved Dutch children’s storybook creators as they show you their picture book Little Wise Wolf. Writer Gijs and translator Laura will read the delightful story of Little Wise Wolf, who loves books and star gazing but is not as wise as he thinks he is! Then illustrator Hanneke will show you how she creates her beautiful pictures.

This session last approximately 15 minutes but you can download an activity sheet and draw your own little wolf picture after the event has ended.  We’d love to see your pictures – please tweet @otsfestival

Make sure you have some pencils and crayons ready! We’d love to see your pictures – please tweet @otsfestival

Draw your own Little Wise Wolf landscape if you like by downloading the illustration here.

Books, including selected signed copies or signed book plates are available through our Festival Bookseller Blackwell’s with free postage.   Please e-mail sheffield@blackwell.co.uk or phone 0114 278 7211 or visit the shop at Jessop West, 1 Upper Hanover Street, Sheffield, S3 7RA

A selection of unsigned books, some discounted, can be ordered here: https://blackwells.co.uk/bookshop/collection/OffTheShelf2020_FestivalOfWords/-186695
Books featured during the festival can also be ordered through the website blackwells.co.uk

Dutch New Writing Supported by Dutch Literature Foundation

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