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Make a concertina book with Hazel Terry!

Every Other Day with artist Hazel Terry -5 Visit our bookstore – Order now, pay later With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home. We’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. Let’s share the…

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I felt incredibly honoured to meet Ehsan!

James Mayhew on events with Ehsan Abdollahi Tiny Owl and our illustrator Ehsan Abdollahi were recently mentioned in a blog post by James Mayhew. In mid-August the illustrator published a blog post about his experiences at Edinburgh International Book Festival. After talking about the launch of his and Jackie Morris‘ new book, Mrs. Noah’s Pockets, he went on to mention the excitement of meeting a certain familiar face…   ‘We were also thrilled to see…

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We laughed and made colours laugh!

Ehsan Abdollahi’s poetry commemorates his UK visit Ehsan Abdollahi has written a poem to commemorate his first ever visit to the UK! Edinburgh Book Festival is now over, and the illustrator of When I Coloured In the World and A Bottle of Happiness has returned to Iran, but he writes of all his happy memories of his events in both London and Edinburgh. This beautiful poem has been translated from Farsi by Azita Rassi.  …

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Listen: podcast of Ehsan Abdollahi and Friends at the House of Illustration

Our podcast of Ehsan Abdollahi’s panel discussion event at the House of Illustration is available now! A 70-strong audience and six wonderful panellists came together on 10 August 2017 to celebrate Tiny Owl illustrator Ehsan Abdollahi’s arrival in the UK, for an evening of discussion about art, borders and intercultural collaboration. The panel was chaired by Erica Jarnes, managing director of the Poetry Translation Centre. The panellists sharing the stage with Ehsan Abdollahi were illustrator…

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Experiencing greater understanding of a global world

Here’s a lovely review of our panel event with Ehsan Abdollahi and Friends at the House of Illustration, written by Sue Martin at Books Go Walkabout:   Ehsan is an award-winning illustrator of children’s books, his work is published through Tiny Owl Publishers. He teaches at Tehran’s top Honar (Art) University and he is currently in the UK to attend the Edinburgh International Book Festival and other engagements. On Thursday 10th August he joined a…

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