Tag Archives: Bologna

Napkin Bolognese II

Following on from last year’s snakes and skates, here is what a heap of illustrators, in Bologna for the bookfair, got up to during dinner at Trattoria Rosso (Bar 51 now has cloth napkins – pah!). First a shape game … Continue reading

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Napkin Bolognese

Further to my recent post on napkins, I have just returned from the Bologna bookfair, where collaborative drawing happened in a grand number of ways, including this three-napkin bonanza by Elena, Becky, Caroline, Emily and me in Bar 51 (click … Continue reading

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Oh my giddy aunt Bologna

I think I have got the bolognese out of my dress, but not the Bologna out of my head.  Before unpacking or doing anything useful, I thought I would turn some doodles from queues to see publishers into a screenprint. … Continue reading

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To Bologna!

Eep, here we go again to the Children’s Bookfair – to be thoroughly overawed by what’s possible in picture books, buy some beautiful stories we can’t read, consume copious gelato from the hole in the wall, and be part of … Continue reading

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