Award-Winning Illustrator R. Gregory Christie Visits GISB

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During his day-long visit at GISB, artist and illustrator R. Gregory Christie held workshops with students throughout the school, from grades 2 through 12. From drawing lessons to advice for telling an engaging story to the economics of being a commercial artist, Greg entertained, informed, and inspired students and staff alike.

R. Gregory Christie is an award-winning children’s book illustrator and lecturer with a long track record of creating inspiring art. He is an NAACP Image award winner and was the artist for the United Postal Service’s “Kwanzaa Stamp” in 2013. He has done everything from designing John Coltrane album covers to animating films on Netflix. Thank you for visiting us!