Illustrator E.B. Lewis visited the Peabody school on Monday April 6th from 9 am to 11:15 and met with students in grades 2-5. Mr. Lewis discussed his work with students and talked about his art. Students, teachers and parents who came to the school were very impressed. E. B. Lewis has won several awards for his magnificent illustrations, including a Caldecott Honor for Coming On Home Soon by Jacqueline Woodson and a Coretta Scott King Honor for Talkin’ About Bessie by Nikki Grimes. E. B. Lewis teaches illustration at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and lives in Folsom, New Jersey.
For more info on Mr. Lewis, visit his webiste: www.eblewis.com