Donald Crews

About Donald Crews

Donald Crews is the winner of the 2015 Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal. His acceptance speech was delivered at the annual conference of the American Library Association in San Francisco on June 28, 2015.

Studio Views: Ticonderoga #2


My hands-down favorite medium would have to be graphite or lead, the core of a pencil, the material that makes the marks on paper. Lead makes the words, images, idle thoughts (doodles), specific information — crucial and otherwise — visible. With the lead from a pencil I can make thin delicate words and lines, bold […]