Illustrating and Writing for Children Double Feature

Date: Saturday, May 12th, 2007 Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Speaker: Bob Marstall on Illustrating from Nature, Nobuo Furukawa and Keiko Kurozumi on Ooki-na Pocket Magazine

U.S.-based nonfiction illustrator Bob Marstall,, will show many examples from his books and offer a brief overview of his process of creating nonfiction art. Editor-in-Chief Nobuo Furukawa will talk about the history and philosophy behind Ooki-na Pocket,, the processes of submissions and commissioning, and comparisons with other Fukuinkan Shoten publications. He will be joined by editor Keiko Kurozumi. Visit or contact for more information.

Organization: The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) Japan (SCBWI)

Cost: SCBWI Members: 1,000 yen
Non-members: 1,500 yen

Venue: Tokyo Women's Plaza, AV Room, 5-53-67 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo map at

Location: Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan


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