Category Archives: Books

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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Sally Kindberg’s The Hand Book launches at ELCAF

Great day at ELCAF  (East London Comic Arts Festival) meeting up with fab comic strip makers and friends and seeing The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) on sale there for the first time.  Now available from publisher Design For … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg at Barnes Children’s Literature Festival 2019

  Great fun to meet my pirate crew of thirty or so children with their families at Barnes Children’s Literature Festival last saturday, and see some brilliant treasure maps as well as super inventive piratical portraits.  With thanks to Arnhel … Continue reading

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Sally Kindberg’s The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) publication date

The Hand Book (of hopes and dreams) now has a publication date.  A leporello or concertina book for all ages, published by Design For Today, it will launch at the East London Comic Art Festival on June 8/9th.

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