La Center School Visit

I had a wonderful two days at the K-8 school in La Center Washington. Thanks to Lynn for inviting me up and making all the arrangements and thanks to all the teachers and librarians who helped make it a great visit.

I hope the students enjoyed  the presentations. I heard from a lot of inspired kids who were already busy making their own books, stories and drawings. That’s my favorite part of the school visits.

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I got to introduce a super fun NEW book that will be out soon! (These students got to see the final proof and hear about creating the art for Kristy Dempsey’s new picture book!!)

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They had an awesome display case with plenty of bad green beans!

 

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This old guy was drawing robots with the help of the students. Wait, that’s me!

 

 

 

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About mfearing

Illustrator.
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2 Responses to La Center School Visit

  1. It’s so great that you go in and visit schools. My kids actually had a visit from an author-illustrator yesterday and they loved it. They were buzzing about his presentation and were completely inspired. What you do has real meaning for these kids.

    • mfearing says:

      Thanks. I enjoy visiting a few schools every year, but I have to limit the visit or it becomes a whole career in itself! But I do enjoy hearing from the kids, listening to what they are interested in and seeing what they are enjoying reading. I also learn plenty about the newest video games!

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