Kevin takes us through his experience of creativity among children through artwork.
About the speaker
“Children’s Book Guy” Kevin O'Malley has a wild sense of humor that shines in his books and presentations. Originally trained as an illustrator, Kevin made his authorial debut in 1992 with Froggy Went A-Courting, based on a well-known folk ballad.
Since then Kevin has continued to express himself in his books. His works have included tales of a rhinoceros losing his homework, a jewel theft, and a quest to ride a roller coaster. His latest books range from nonfiction to raucous humor, with everything in between.
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Art is just art. Art is making. It's just doing. It's delightful. Stop judging yourself. — Kevin O'Malley
You need to get rid of the idea that there is such thing as good art and bad art. — Kevin O'Malley
Any time you're in front of the television, get some paper and make marks. — Kevin O'Malley