10 days is a biennial interdisciplinary arts event that provides an exciting and dynamic platform for contemporary arts and creative engagement during a ten-day period in the city of Winchester. Ian is an artist developing work for the Creative Hub. Here he is talking about his work.
To celebrate the Candlewick Press publication of THE CRIMSON SHARD in the USA, author and illustrator Teresa Flavin made this book trailer with the help of some good friends. THE CRIMSON SHARD (Templar UK, 2011) is the sequel to THE BLACKHOPE ENIGMA (Templar UK, 2010, Candlewick, 2011) and is the second in the trilogy. The final book, THE SHADOW LANTERN, was published in the UK in 2013 and will be published in the USA in July, 2014. All the books are for age nine and above.
The story: A visit to a private London museum takes a sinister turn when fifteen-year-old Sunni and her friend Blaise are lured through a painted doorway into the past. As a clandestine, eighteenth-century world of art thieves, forgers and body-snatchers close in on them, they must take their chances on the treacherous streets of the city. Can they evade their captors and keep an ancient secret from falling into the wrong hands?