Ellen Brenneman – Senior Writer

Ellen explains that a writer has to put himself or herself in a lot of different “shoes” and think from different points of view. For example, what would you say to an astronaut Mom? We’ll use TV moms as examples of all the different types of Moms....

Joseph Humphries – Senior Designer

With a long history in designing and illustrating licensed characters, Joe will demonstrate the process in making a Hallmark card, with live demonstrations on how to draw Winnie the Pooh.  All grades.

Sarah Walsh Sorry, all sessions are full.

Take a trip “under the sea” as illustrator and designer, Sarah Walsh, shares the creation of a fun and funky underwater world. Your students will see Sarah’s process of creating a very special and unique Hallmark card. Best for grades 4-6.

Amber Goodvin – Senior Lettering Artist

Words have power! Come join Hallmark Lettering Artist, Amber Goodwin, as she explores how to evoke a feeling of a word through its written form. All lettering has its own personality, be it HaPPy, ANGRY, fancy, Funky, BOLD, peaceful, etc. Amber will demonstrate her...

Ira Baker Sorry, all sessions are full.

Do you like cartoons? Ever wonder how they are made? Hallmark artist, Ira Baker, will show students how he animates Hallmark character, Maxine, and her faithful dog, Floyd. Ira will walk students step by step through the process and even give them some tips for making...