For the fifth year running Valladolid becomes picture book capital of the world with international illustrators, agents and publishers converging on the town to share their passion for illustration and children's books
This year, the programme includes workshops and conference events, exhibitions, competitions such as the Plum Pudding Competition and a networking event for publishers and illustrators, the Mesas de Editores.
Three artistas or profesionals from the UK will participate in this edition of IlustraTour. Illustrator Alexis Deacon will give a talk as well a workshop on Building a Story from Pictures. Mark Mills from the Plum Pudding Illustration Agency will take part in a masterclass in addition to promoting the Plum Pudding Competition. Finally, Deirdre McDermott, of publisher’s Walker Books, will take part in the publisher’s sessions.
If you’d like to learn more about the details of a day in the life of an illustration agent, then check out Mark Mills’s blog.
Monday from 16 h to 19 h
Tuesday to Friday from 10 h to 14 h & 16 h to 19 h
End of workshops exhibition from 18 h to 19 h
Contact phone: (+34) 91 541 36 72