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Wisconsin's Only Free Public Children's Book Festival Returns for a Sixth Year

WISCONSIN’S ONLY FREE PUBLIC CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL RETURNS FOR A SIXTH YEAR
Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival announces 2015 Festival Poster

May, 5, 2015 - SHEBOYGAN, WIS. - The Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival, Oct. 9-11, has revealed the 2015 festival poster created by award winning picture book illustrator Christian Robinson. Robinson, a San Francisco based illustrator and animator who worked with Pixar and Sesame Street, created a custom illustration specifically for this year’s festival poster.

2015 SCBF Poster by Christian RobinsonRobinson joins a stellar line-up of authors and illustrators coming to Sheboygan for the three-day festival. This year’s author and illustrator line-up includes Justin Roberts, Liz Garton Scanlon, Tricia Springstubb, Kenn Nesbitt, Lita Judge, Laura Lee Gulledge, Tui Sutherland, Ashley Wolff, Miranda Paul, Stacy Tornio and Ken Keffer.

The festival will host readings, demonstrations, writing workshops, art making with illustrators and book sales and signings. The events are held in Sheboygan at three different locations: Mead Public Library, John Michael Kohler Arts Center and Bookworm Gardens. This year’s theme is “A World of Wonders.”

ABOUT THE SHEBOYGAN CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL
The Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival attracts youth and families throughout Wisconsin and the Midwest. Authors and illustrators visit area schools and appear at free, public events. More than 8,000 participants attended the 2014 festival events.

 The Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival, established in 2010, is presented in partnership with community volunteers and local organizations that believe in the transformative power of reading and the literary and visual arts.

For the complete 2015 line-up visit www.SheboyganChildrensBookFestival.org and sign up for their email list, like their Facebook Page and follow them on Twitter@bookfest4kids.

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A high resolution photo of Christian Robinson is available upon request.

Press Contact:
Nick Patton
920-562-5175
nick@picturebooking.com

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