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

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Inspiration Day at The Carle

October 7, 2017
All day
Free with Museum Admission

Meet ten artists highlighted in the special exhibition, Collecting Inspiration: Contemporary Illustrators and their Heroes, and learn what and who inspires them when creating art. Participating artists include Sophie Blackall, Sandra Boynton, Bryan Collier, Tony DiTerlizzi, Laurie Keller, Loren Long, LeUyen Pham, Jerry Pinkney, Robin Preiss Glasser, and Mo Willems.

We regret that Lane Smith is no longer able to join us for this event.
Can’t make it to the event? You may reserve signed books online or contact The Carle Bookshop at shop@carlemuseum.org.

Please Note: All Auditorium programs have limited seating and are first come-first served.

SCHEDULE
 
10:30 - 11:30 am
Collecting Inspiration Program moderated by Mo Willems, with artists Sandra Boynton, Bryan Collier, Laurie Keller, and Jerry Pinkney (Auditorium)
Limited seating; first come-first served
 
11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Special Storytime with LeUyen Pham (Reading Library)
 
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Book Signing with Sandra Boynton, Bryan Collier, Laurie Keller, Jerry Pinkney, and Mo Willems (Great Hall)
One book from home per illustrator; unlimited books from The Carle Book Shop.
 
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Collecting Inspiration Program moderated by Tony DiTerlizzi, with Sophie Blackall, Loren Long, LeUyen Pham, and Robin Preiss Glasser (Auditorium)
Limited seating; first come-first served
 
2:00 – 2:20 pm
Storytime in Reading Library
 
2:30 - 4:00 pm
Book Signing with Sophie Blackall, Tony DiTerlizzi, Loren Long, LeUyen Pham, and Robin Preiss Glasser
One book from home per illustrator; unlimited books from The Carle Book Shop.
 
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Drawing Demo with Sandra Boynton (Auditorium)
Limited seating; first come-first served

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