Category Archives: Books

Sally Kindberg’s robots in Primrose Hill

On the afternoon of August 2nd, some of my robots took part in Primrose Hill Community Association’s Art Trail.  Having dusted them and wound them up, I activated them on the hour (or maybe they activated me) on my windowsill. … Continue reading

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HAIR cover appears in Korea

Following a rather convoluted path, the cover illustration of my HAIR book, published by Walker Books some years ago, just appeared (with the wrong caption btw) in a Korean Women Artists 2020 catalogue collection online catalogue. Thank you Professor Hojung Nam.

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Sally Kindberg’s books – some of my backlist

The first published book that I both wrote and illustrated – over the years I’ve illustrated hundreds more! Lutterworth, 1986. Two of four books published in 1986 by Grafton, then part of Collins Children’s Books.Robotina Finds Out, about a cheeky … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg at Swedenborg’s birthday party, and a review of The Hand Book

Yesterday was the launch of the second Swedenborg Review and a delightful celebration of Swedenborg’s birthday. Devin P. Zuber gave an intriguing talk about his new book A Language of Things. Amongst other topics his talk considered the threat of … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg in Cambridge: carols, the Astronomer Royal and Dan Dare

What do you wear when visiting an Astronomer Royal?  Star socks of course. Lovely friends Bridget Marzo and Kit Prendergast invited me to join them on Christmas Eve for a festive treat – to attend a Kings Chapel Carol service then … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s workshop at Swedenborg House again

Very happy to be asked to run workshops at Swedenborg House again, and wonderful to see more impressively creative work from children.  One family came back for the third time!  I encouraged children to draw a comic strip about their … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg at Pollocks Toy Museum

My first visit to Pollocks Toy Museum in London’s Fitzrovia district was many years ago with my young daughter.  An added delight at the moment is a series of artists’ responses to the collection. Where else could you see singing … Continue reading

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More about Sally Kindberg’s The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams)

The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) is a ‘fortune teller’ with a twist. As you unfold this small but perfectly formed concertina book you will meet or identify with a variety of unusual characters, including an astronaut, a pantomime horse … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s children’s book Funny Fingers

A cover proof of one of the children’s books I wrote and illustrated some years ago for Macmillan. Interesting to see Mr Punch has managed to appear on the cover – he always manages to pop up every so often … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s The Hand Book launch celebration at Swedenborg House

The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) unfolded its leporello pages in the Magic Lantern Room of Swedenborg House last night in celebration of its launching.  There were toasts and book signings.  The distant strains of old music hall songs … Continue reading

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