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Animal Draw-Along with Hazel Mitchell

  • Blue Hill Public Library 5 Parker Point Road Blue Hill, ME, 04614 United States (map)

Learn how award-winning illustrator Hazel Mitchell creates her drawings! Draw alongside as she sketches “Toby”— the dog from her book of the same name—and learn how to draw your favorite animal or pet too. No experience required. Drawing supplies provided, or bring your pencils and drawing pad. Recommended for ages 8-12.

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Hazel Mitchell is a children's author and illustrator. She has created more than 20 books for children, including Toby from Candlewick Press, Imani's Moon, Where Do Fairies Go When It Snows? and Farmers Market Surprise. Her work has been recognized by Bank Street Books, Reading is Fundamental and Maine State Librarians among others. Born in Yorkshire, England, she now lives and works in midcoast Maine with her two poodles and black cat as studio mates. Find out more about her work at

This workshop is co-sponsored by BHPL and is free and open to kids age 8-12.