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Story Time: The Wonderful Things You Will Be

Sat, Nov 7, 2015 from 11:00 am - 11:30 am
1219 SW Park Avenue Portland, OR 97205

Author and illustrator Emily Winfield Martin (Dream Animals) presents her new picture book, The Wonderful Things You Will Be (ages 3–7), a story that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children… now and forever!

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FREE ADMISSION to Wordstock for attendees 17 years of age and younger, and with a valid high school student ID.

Emily Winfield Martin

Martin_cover_webEmily Winfield Martin makes paintings, books and other things. She is the author and illustrator of Dream Animals, Day DreamersThe Wonderful Things You Will Be, and other children's booksWhen she was small, she spent every moment drawing, reading, and having peculiar daydreams. When she grew up, she began to illustrate those peculiar daydreams, and after college, she created a shop called The Black Apple, where you can find her art & etceteras. She works in a tiny nook of a studio filled with old children's books, wind-up toys, and stacks of fabric. Her work is inspired by fairy tales, music, myths, carnivals, children's books from the late 19th through mid 20th century, her favorite films, and autobiography. She likes bears and sea monsters and seashell-colored poppies &lives and works among the giant fir trees of Portland, OR. Website - TwitterInstagram   Emily Winfield Martin will give a Pop-Up Reading at 4:30pm in Northwest Art (Main Building, 4th Floor).
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