Storytime for Kids: Pocket Full of Colors with Brigette BarragerBuy Tickets
Date & TimeSat, Feb 3 | 11am
CostFREE for children eight and under, reserved ticket required | $12 adult members | $8 student and youth members | $15 adult non-members | $10 student and youth non-members
The work of Walt Disney Studios artist Mary Blair continues to inspire artists and storytellers today, as evidenced by the recently released children’s book, Pocket Full of Colors: The Magical World of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordinaire. In this special family-friendly event, join illustrator Brigette Barrager for a reading of Pocket Full of Colors, learn all about Mary Blair, and hear how Barrager created her whimsical illustrations in Mary Blair’s unique style. The reading will be followed by a Q&A and book signing with Barrager. Pocket Full of Colors will be available for purchase at the Museum Store.
Please note, this is a program intended for children—adults are not permitted to this program without children and children are not permitted without adults. The program is free for children eight and under and requires a reserved ticket which is available when checking out for paid tickets.
Visitors of all ages are welcome to attend a companion talk program, Pocket Full of Colors: An Illustrator’s Dive into the World of Mary Blair.
About the Speaker
Brigette Barrager is an artist, character designer, illustrator, and writer of children's books. She is best known for illustrating the best-selling picture book Uni the Unicorn, by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Barrager earned a degree in Character Animation from the California Institute of the Arts, where she now also teaches. With her work, Barrager brings distinctive characters to life through her unique sensibilities in color, shape, and composition. She is always in search of stories that are both emotionally resonant and whimsical. Barrager lives and works in Los Angeles with her handsome husband Sean, a grumpy little dog, and two rascally gray kitties.
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