Search form

The Eric Carle Museum
of Picture Book Art
  • 125 West Bay Road
  • Amherst, MA 01002
  • Tues. – Fri. 10am – 4pm
  • Saturday 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday 12pm – 5pm

Visit the carle


Making Art

Special Guest Illustrator RAUL COLÓN

Last Sunday, Raul Colon, illustrator of many celebrated picture books visited The Carle to present "Art is a Mind Game," a talk on the creative process. A few of Raul's books include, As Good as Anybody: Martin Luther King and Abraham Joshua Heschel's Amazing March Toward Freedom; Tomas and the Library Lady; and Don't Forget, God Bless Our Troops.

Easy Paper Marbling

This month I've been saying a lot of 'goodbyes' to student staff members as they leave for summer break. It makes me realize how fortunate we've been to work with such a stellar group of student employees over the years and see them move on to careers in art, museums and education.

Printmaking with 4th and 5th Graders

I'm just back from a trip to Syracuse, New York area, where I worked with the students at Manlius Pebble Hill School. I taught 2 bookmaking sessions with 3rd graders in the morning and 2 printmaking sessions with 4th and 5th graders in the afternoon.

Also follow us at: 


To Top