Drawing with Author and Illustrator Will Hillenbrand


Join us for a very special Saturday morning with author & illustrator Will Hillenbrand! He’ll show attendees how beginning drawers can capture their imagination with basic shapes (sketchnoting). BONUS! Register for this free event and receive a free sketchnoting journal at the event.

This event is in partnership with the Ohioana Book Festival. The festival will take place on Saturday, April 15 and include over 100 authors and illustrators at the Columbus Metropolitan Library Main Branch. Learn more at http://www.ohioana.org.

Will Hillenbrand is a celebrated author and illustrator whose published works include over 65 books for young readers. In addition to his own self-illustrated titles, he has illustrated the works of writers and retellers including Verna Aardema, Judy Sierra, Margery Cuyler, Judith St. George, Phyllis Root, Jane Yolen, Karma Wilson, Maureen Wright, Daniel Pinkwater, Olivier Dunrea, Eve Bunting and Jane Hillenbrand. In his work, Will uses a combination of traditional drawing methods and direct impression media to create his magical illustrations. Will has lived almost all of his life in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he grew up as the youngest of four boys. He now lives in Terrace Park, Ohio. Will is the first Illustrator and Author in Residence at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. Information about his books, selected readings, art process videos and activity ideas can be viewed at www.willhillenbrand.com. Connect with Will at www.facebook.com/willhillenbrandbooks.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 15, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Event address: 
2116 Arlington Ave
Upper Arlington, OH 43221
Mighty Reader and the Reading Riddle By Will Hillenbrand Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780823445004
Published: Holiday House - July 12th, 2022

Zee Grows a Tree By Elizabeth Rusch, Will Hillenbrand (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Elizabeth Rusch, Will Hillenbrand (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763697549
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Published: Candlewick - March 4th, 2021