BARNES & NOBLE STORY-TIME/BOOK SIGNING

Saturday, MAY 7TH, 2015, 11:00 AM
Barnes & Noble Bookstore
4045 S. College Ave
Fort Collins, CO 80525

"The Adventures of Chopper & T"
Alexandra will be reading from her latest illustrated book, "The Adventures of Chopper & T, as well as, a drawing demonstration of Chopper the dog for the kids. After the special story time, Alexandra will be available for individuals to autograph any of the children's books she's illustrated.

** All children will receive FREE coloring sheets, stickers and a snack.

Saturday, May 14th, 2016, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
[Only $40.00 per person]
Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House, 316 Willow Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524

REGISTRATION: Register in person at the Letterpress & Publick House (315 Willow Street) or by calling 970-682-2590.

CLASS: "The Life of A Children's Illustrator"
In this class, Alexandra will share how she became an award-winning children's illustrator in just 1 year! Along with this, she'll share with you her process of illustrating, how to market yourself when it comes to local bookstores, social media and more. Whether you're an author, illustrator or simply love books, this class will cover useful topics on how to get started and everything in the between. Time will be set aside at the end of the class for any and all Q & A.

What to expect: This class will involve a mix of speaking and a power-point presentation. Each attendee will receive a FREE lesson booklet that will include all topics covered in the class, as well as, Alexandra's contact information for future questions.

Saturday, June 18th, 2016, 10:00 AM
Wolverine Farm Publishing CO. & Bookstore (Inside The Bean Cycle)
144 North College Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Story-time: "The Adventures of Chopper & T"
Alexandra MacVean will be reading from one of her illustrated children's book written by Australian author, Sharon Gibbs, "No Matter How Small" at the Wolverine Farm Publishing & Bookstore, located inside the Bean Cycle Roasters coffee-shop. Following story-time, Alexandra will demonstrate how to draw Peanut Butter the pug and answer any questions.

FREE: All children will receive FREE coloring sheets and stickers, along with a special holiday treat!


Saturday, March 5th, 2016, 10:00 AM
Wolverine Farm Publishing CO. & Bookstore (Inside The Bean Cycle)
144 North College Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Story-time: The Adventures of Chopper & T
Alexandra MacVean will be reading her latest illustrated children's book written by upcoming children's author, April Kinney Corbett, "The Adventures of Chopper & T" at the Wolverine Farm Publishing & Bookstore, located inside the Bean Cycle Roasters coffee-shop. Following story-time, Alexandra will demonstrate how to draw Peanut Butter the pug and answer any questions.

FREE: All children will receive FREE coloring sheets and stickers, along with a special holiday treat!

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SPEAKER: WCIRA Literacy Event

Thursday, January 28th, 2016, 4:00 PM
Windsor Colorado High School
1100 S. Main Street
Windsor, CO 80550

The local chapter of the (CCIRA) Colorado Council International Reading Association will be hosting an annual reading conference and Alexandra has been selected as one of their speakers for the night. Join Alexandra as she shares about her journey as a children's illustrator and provides a wonderful demonstration of her work.

Letterpress & Publick House

Saturday, December 19th, 2015, 2:00 PM
Letterpress & Publick House
316 Willow Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Alexandra will be teaching an art class on how to make Matchbox Christmas ornaments. Come on out for a lot of creative fun and make an adorable ornament for your best friend or family member. There will also be cocoa, cookies and more!

COST is FREE. Donations are welcomed.

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/604788309659502/

WOLVERINE FARM PUBLISHING CO. & BOOKSTORE

Saturday, December 19th, 2015, 10:00 AM
Wolverine Farm Publishing CO. & Bookstore (Inside The Bean Cycle)
144 North College Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Story-time: Mia's Magical Christmas Eve
Alexandra MacVean will be reading her latest illustrated children's book, written by award-winning author, Karen Roberts, "Mia's Magical Christmas Eve" at the Wolverine Farm Publishing & Bookstore, located inside the Bean Cycle Roasters coffee-shop. Following story-time, Alexandra will demonstrate how to draw Peanut Butter the pug and answer any questions.

FREE: All children will receive FREE coloring sheets and stickers, along with a special holiday treat!

Little bird bakeshop Story-time

Saturday December 12, 2015, 1:00 PM
The Little Bird Bakeshop, Old Town
11 Old Town Square Suite 121 , Fort Collins, CO 80524, 970-568-8906
FREE cocoa and cookies for all children.

About the Book:
Mia and her friends are enjoying their holiday party at school when an unexpected snowstorm sends them scrambling to make it safely back home. Mia’s journey is filled with unexpected, and sometimes scary surprises as she learns just how strong and resourceful she can be. Filled with special friendships, both old and new, Mia’s Magical Christmas Eve is a hero’s journey about bravery, kindness, and survival. Alexandra's endearing images, bring beauty and charming detail to each page. Her wintery scenes and woodland creatures will make even the biggest scrooge feel the Christmas spirit in their heart.

Starry Night Espresso Café Craft Night

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015, 6:30 PM
The Starry Night Espresso Café
112 South College Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Join Alexandra for a wonderful night of crafting with coffee at the Starry Night Espresso Café Craft Class: "Making Zentangle Watercolor Flowers"! The cost is FREE and includes all supplies. Come make your very own glass watercolor charm!

WOLVERINE FARM PUBLISHING CO. & BOOKSTORE

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015, 10:00 AM
Wolverine Farm Publishing CO. & Bookstore (Inside The Bean Cycle)
144 North College Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Story-time: Peanut Butter & Pumpernickel
Alexandra MacVean will be reading her first illustrated children's book, written by award-winning author, Karen Roberts, "Peanut Butter & Pumpernickel". Following story-time, Alexandra will demonstrate how to draw Peanut Butter the pug and answer any questions.

FREE: All children will receive FREE coloring sheets, stickers and bookmarks.

Starry Night Espresso Café Craft Night

Thursday, August 20th, 2015, 6:30 PM
The Starry Night Espresso Café
112 South College Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Join Alexandra for a wonderful night of crafting with coffee at the Starry Night Espresso Café Craft Class: "Making Watercolor Charms"! The cost is FREE and includes all supplies. Come make your very own glass watercolor charm!

 

Barnes & Noble Story-time

Saturday June 06, 2015, 11:00 AM
The Promenade Shops at Centerra
The Shops at Centerra, 5835 Sky Pond Drive, Loveland, CO 80537, 970-663-9473

Story-time: Peanut Butter & Pumpernickel
Full of whimsy, Peanut Butter and Pumpernickel draws you into a magical world of frolic and play! Peanut Butter and Pumpernickel's delightful journey through fascinating forests and rolling hills teaches challenging tongue-twisters.

Special Instructions
Alexandra MacVean will be reading Peanut Butter and Pumpernickel and celebrating her art at a reception following Story-time in the Cafe!