Dodos Are Not Extinct
Psst! Hey you! Can you keep a secret? Dodos are NOT extinct!
In fact, if you look extra closely, you might be able to spot other extinct animals . . . like woolly mammoths, saber-toothed tigers, and even dinosaurs! These famous creatures are in disguise everywhere, so keep your eyes peeled! You never know who might be right under your nose.
Award-winning author illustrator Paddy Donnelly will read his brand new picture book, show you how to draw characters from the book and will start a discussion about extinct animals. He'll also answer any questions about being a picture book author illustrator. Suitable for children aged 4 - 7years.
• Reading by author illustrator Paddy Donnelly of DODOS ARE NOT EXTINCT.
• Interactive draw-along as Paddy teaches the children how to draw dodos and dinosaurs.
• Presentation on the fascinating world of extinct animals.
• Interactive draw-along to disguise animals in hilarious ways based on suggestions from the children.
• Discussion about how we can protect endangered species and the natural world.
• Q&A with Paddy on where he gets his ideas, how he creates his illustrations, any of his other books or
Paddy is a freelance illustrator, originally from Ireland and now based in Belgium. With over 14 years experience as an illustrator and designer, he now gets to make a living drawing dinosaurs and his 5 year old self is very happy about this. He illustrates for kids books and all sorts of other things. He has a range of iOS apps for kids, Wee Taps
and he wishes that Pluto was still a planet.