Locus Online: Leo & Diane Dillon interview (excerpts)To vote on existing books from the list, beside each book there is a link vote for this book clicking it will add that book to your votes. To vote on books not in the list or books you couldn't find in the list, you can click on the tab add books to this list and then choose from your books, or simply search. Discover new books on Goodreads. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. This collaborative husband and wife team created some of the best, most memorable fantasy, science fiction, and children's book covers in the US beginning in Leo Dillon died May 26th,
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As a general rule we do not censor any content on the site. We had gone down some very odd roads with him already. One of the things dilon thought about was the little voice. That lifted the work away from reflecting either one's personal viewpoint.
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For us to be able to collaborate is somewhat of an amazing thing. Aug 24, 'There's this impossible task. So Harlan called us and said, PM! Spam or Self-Promotional The list doane spam or self-promotional.
Knight Franklin McMahon. We feel that we will give away no more part of ourselves than we have with the camera, and try to retain that eye-to-mind-to-hand thing. Educational offerings include professional training snd educators around the country and Master's degree programs in children's literature with Simmons College. Art directors kept telling us we had too many styles in our portfolio and that they needed to know a specific style so they could remember us.
Oh, that worked very well. Le Guin 4? Having Leo to bounce something off. By policy the cover images and cover illustrations displayed in Wikipedia book articles should be diahe the first editions but that is not always true. And we got it done.
One obituary of Leo called the work of the husband-and-wife team "a seamless amalgam of both their hands". Essentially all of their work in that field was joint. The Dillons won the Caldecott Medal in and , the only consecutive awards of the honor. He enlisted in the Navy for three years' service so that he could attend art school. He credited his interest in art and his inspiration to become an artist to his friend and mentor, Ralph Volman.
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Born 11 days apart on opposite sides of the country, Leo Dillon and Diane Sorber b. Try it. Le Guin? He wanted something different!We're going to press on Monday, and somewhere along the line, and if you don't have any drawings. We had gone down some very odd roads with him already. Forty years ago there were techniques neither one of us would att. We're able to accept that flow.
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