Lydia Monks at Chester Zoo

Lydia Monks at Chester Zoo
  • Chester Zoo
    Chester Zoo
  • 07/04/2018 00:00 - 07/04/2018 00:00

Join bestselling, award-winning illustrator Lydia Monks and her clever little crime-busting ladybird friend on a holiday at Chester Zoo! In this very special interactive illustration workshop, Lydia Monks will introduce you to the ladybird's new animal friends. Join Lydia in her workshops and discover how to draw a growling tiger, a 'humphing' camel and a trumpeting elephant, as well as the heroes of the story - Monkey Joe and the little ladybird herself! You'll also get an exclusive chance to meet Lydia after each workshop, and have your copy of What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday (available from the Chester Zoo Gift Shop) signed by Lydia. Lydia Monks is one of the most original and bestselling picture book artists working today. Lydia illustrates several bestselling series including the What the Ladybird Heard adventures and Princess Mirror-Belle, written by Julia Donaldson.

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.