Sat, Feb 17|
Baldwin's Literary Social
Black History Literary Celebration
Join Baldwin's Literary Social for a dynamic celebration of Black history and literature with Award-Winning Children's Book Illustrator R. Gregory Christie!
Time & Location
Feb 17, 2024, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Baldwin's Literary Social, 8020 Mall Pkwy, Stonecrest, GA 30038, USA
About the event
Join us for a vibrant celebration of Black History through literature and art, featuring award-winning children's book illustrator R. Gregory Christie. Hosted by Baldwins Literary Social, this event promises a rich tapestry of activities celebrating African-American culture and creativity.
Highlights of the event include:
1. Author Appearance: R. Gregory Christie, renowned for his captivating illustrations in award-winning children's books, will be on-site with over 40 different titles for sale with additional stationery and prints. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with him, gain insights into his creative process, and learn about his journey as an illustrator.
2. Art Workshops: Dive into the world of illustration with hands-on art workshops led by Gregory Christie himself. Mr. Christie will conduct a book-binding workshop for kids aged 6-12 at 3 pm.
3. Film Screening: Catch a screening of "Dancing in the Light and Flying Free," animated by Mr. Christie.
4. Cultural Book Sales: Browse through a curated selection of literary works celebrating Black history, culture, and achievements. From children's books adorned with Gregory Christie's illustrations to seminal works by acclaimed Black authors, the cultural book sales offer something for readers of all ages and interests.
Join us as we come together to honor the richness of Black history and literature, celebrate the contributions of talented artists like R. Gregory Christie, and foster a deeper appreciation for African-American culture. Don't miss this opportunity to be a part of a memorable literary celebration that transcends boundaries and inspires creativity and learning.
To learn more about Mr. Christie and to see his portfolio, please visit his website at https://www.rgregorychristie.com.
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Unlock your child's creativity with a book-binding workshop tailored for kids aged 6-12, happening at 3 pm. Let them explore the art of bookmaking under the guidance of renowned children's book illustrator, R. Gregory Christie, fostering imagination and craftsmanship in a fun and interactive setting.Price$10.00
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