MEMBER EXHIBITION: Pirates, Pants & Wellyphants – Kirkby Gallery

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Image courtesy, the artist

Where:  The Kirkby Centre, Norwich Way, Kirkby L32 8XY

When: Saturday 4 February – Saturday 22 April 2017

Knowsley Culture Development and Events are proud to announce Pirates, Pants and Wellyphants:  The Illustrated World of Nick Sharratt.

Nick Sharratt is an illustrator and an author who has illustrated close to 250 books. Ranging from board books for babies to novels for young teenagers, Sharratt  has worked with authors including Julia Donaldson, Jeremy Strong, Michael Rosen, Giles Andreae, Kaye Umansky, Kes Gray and most notably Dame Jacqueline Wilson.  Many of the publications he has worked on have gone on to win numerous accolades and in 2006 he was also the official illustrator for World Book Day.

Fun Day with Nick Sharratt in the Gallery

As part of the exhibition programme on Saturday 4 February, 10.00am – 4.00pm you  can meet Nick Sharratt and help him design a giant picture, paint a huge cardboard pirate ship and take part in arty activities and competitions.  Some of Nick’s books will be on sale in the gallery during the exhibition which you can have signed by Nick at the fun day.

To  find out more about Sharratt’s work and the exhibition and fun day, Click Here

 

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