Cheltenham Festival: Draw with Lydia Monks

Cheltenham Festival: Draw with Lydia Monks
  • Cheltenham Literature Festival, Cheltenham Literature Festival, Town Hall, Imperial Square, Cheltenham, GL50 1QA
    Cheltenham Literature Festival
    Cheltenham Literature Festival Town Hall Imperial Square Cheltenham, GL50 1QA UNITED KINGDOM
  • 10/10/2015 14:45 - 10/10/2015 15:30


Join illustrator Lydia Monks for an interactive storytelling adventure, as she brings the characters from some of your favourite books to life. Meet dastardly robbers, a singing mermaid, a princess with dragon-pox and an adventurous Monkey called Mungo. Then learn to draw them yourself!

About Lydia Monks

Lydia Monks is one of the most original picture book artists working today. Her distinctive use of colour and collage has won her critical acclaim and several awards, including the Smarties Prize. Her collaborations with Julia Donaldson include The Singing Mermaid, the Princess Mirror-belle books, Sugarlump and the Unicorn, and the phenomenally successful What the Ladybird Heard. Lydia lives in Sheffield.