illustration http://wvxu.org en "Otis and the Puppy" http://wvxu.org/post/otis-and-puppy <p>Local artist and author <a href="http://www.lorenlong.com/"><strong>Loren Long</strong></a> recently released <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Otis-Puppy-Loren-Long/dp/0399254692/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1363268633&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=loren+long"><strong>Otis and the Puppy</strong></a>, the latest in his Otis the Tractor series of children’s books. He stops by to talk with our Barbara Gray about this new book and what new Otis books are in the works.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 05:32:25 +0000 Barbara Gray 10505 at http://wvxu.org "Otis and the Puppy" Skirball Museum Exhibit of "The Elijah Door" Illustrations http://wvxu.org/post/skirball-museum-exhibit-elijah-door-illustrations <p>Robyn Carey-Allgeyer welcomes to the studio <strong>Jennifer Jensen</strong>, director of <a href="http://huc.edu/museums/cn/"><strong>The Skirball Museum at Hebrew Union College</strong></a>; and children’s author <strong>Linda Leopold Strauss</strong>, whose book about Passover, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Elijah-Door-Passover-Tale/dp/0823419118/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1360603595&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=linda+leopold+strauss"><strong>The Elijah Door</strong></a>, will be the focus of a six-week exhibition of the book’s illustrations at The Skirball. The exhibit runs through March 31, and that day will feature a family-friendly talk by the author at the museum.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 05:32:05 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 9143 at http://wvxu.org Skirball Museum Exhibit of "The Elijah Door" Illustrations Kid-Friendly Exhibits Downtown http://wvxu.org/post/kid-friendly-exhibits-downtown <p>Now that the kids are off for a couple of weeks, and you’re done with opening presents and spending money on presents, what will you do until school starts again? How about a trip to the library? And not just to check out books, but to enjoy a couple of exhibitions that even adults will enjoy. Fri, 21 Dec 2012 05:30:10 +0000 Mark Perzel 7266 at http://wvxu.org Kid-Friendly Exhibits Downtown Harriet's Homecoming http://wvxu.org/post/harriets-homecoming <p>Author <strong>Susan Sachs Levine</strong> has utilized Cincinnati landmarks and our history with the peregrine falcons as the focus of her new children’s book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Harrietts-Homecoming-High-Flying-Tour-Cincinnati/dp/1933197978/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1352233473&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=Susan+Sachs+Levine"><strong>Harriett's Homecoming: A High-Flying Tour of Cincinnati.</strong></a> Illustrated by<strong> Erin Burchwell</strong>, this book will take children all around the Queen City: <em>the Zoo, Suspension Bridge, Main Library</em> and more.<strong> Susan Sachs Levine</strong> joins Mark Perzel to discuss <strong>Harriet’s Homecoming</strong> and its inventive use of local attractions and landmarks.</p><p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 05:30:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 5847 at http://wvxu.org Harriet's Homecoming Walking Dead Artist Tony Moore http://wvxu.org/post/walking-dead-artist-tony-moore <p>Comic book artist <a href="http://tonymooreillustration.com/">Tony Moore</a>, one of the originators of the <strong>Walking Dead</strong> graphic novel series, sits down with Jim Nolan to discuss his work as well as the upcoming <a href="http://cincinnaticomicexpo.com/">Cincinnati Comic Expo</a> on September 22-23.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:32:00 +0000 Jim Nolan 3827 at http://wvxu.org Walking Dead Artist Tony Moore