Award Winning Illustrator and Author visits Denton Elementary

Children's book illustrator and author Bryan Collier visited third, fourth and fifth grade Denton Elementary School students recently. Collier, originally from Pocomoke City, is an award winning illustrator. He won both the Coretta Scott King Award as an illustrator and the Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award for Uptown, the first book he both wrote and illustrated. He has won six King Awards as an illustrator and he is a three time Caldecott Medal runner-up. Collier uses a technique of combining watercolors with collage.