image for Literary Event item typeDavid Mackintosh at Barnes Village Nursery

Literary Event, Sun 13 May 2018


Barnes Kids Literature Festival


By the Pond,
3A Station Road,
SW13 0LP


A drawing workshop with the award-winning author illustrator David Mackintosh based on his new picture book, Waiting for Chicken Smith.

David Mackintosh is a graphic designer and illustrator whose favourite medium is books, particularly picture books. Born in Belfast, David grew up in Australia and studied art there. He has worked in theatre, advertising and television production and for publishers small and large.

As a graphic designer he has collaborated with some of the most celebrated names in children’s publishing including Mick Inkpen, David Melling, Cressida Cowell and Lauren Child. His illustrations have a playful energy that attest to his love of drawing, and his books champion the challenges and curiosities of childhood. David lives in Barnes and loves to be read to.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 13 May 2018 10:00 to 11:00


Suitable for ages 5+ Tickets £5 per person



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