Illustrating kids books, cartoons and star wars

Today’s podcast guest started out writing greeting cards and went on to illustrate and design characters for both TV and kids books with classics such as Star Wars, The Day My Butt Went Psycho and more recently, The Nerd Herd and School of Monsters series of books. Illustrator, Chris Kennett drops in to discuss illustrating kids books, cartoons and Star Wars in an episode not to be missed by aspiring kids book creators.

Interview with Chris Kennett

Chris drops by today for a tasty taco and to tell us all about his incredible journey. He’ll share some of his own illustrating techniques, his school visits and some tips and ideas on creating books for kids. Ladies and gentlemen, give it up for the incredible, the amazing, Chris Kennett. Woo-hooo!

Resources mentioned in Illustrating kids books, cartoons and Star Wars

Chris Kennett: To find out more about Chris and his amazing work, you can click on his website here:

Slacker Cats: For more information on the TV show, click here

The Day My Butt went Psycho: To check out the animated TV series, click here

Goodnight Mister Tom: For more information about the book by Michelle Magorian, click here

Alpha Monsters: For more info on Chris Kennett’s first book by Scholastic, click here

The Nerd Herd: For more info on The Nerd Herd, written by Nathan Luff, click here

School of Monsters: For more info on School of Monsters, written by Sally Rippin, click here