PenguinArt by Kate Garchinsky

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March 21, 2017

Coming to a den near you!

Upcoming Events 4/28 Philadelphia Science Festival Book Reading What: Star Party Storytime at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum When: Friday, April 28, 2017 at 7:30pm Where: Visitor Center, USFWS John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum 8601 Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19153 MAP Why: Come to storytime for a special nighttime reading of The Secret […]

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March 6, 2017

Join my Virtual Release Party!

Please share! My The Secret Life of the Red Fox is being released tomorrow, and we’ve started celebrating. Join the virtual party! I’m putting together a few storytime/nature walk combo events in the coming weeks, with details coming soon. If you’d like to host a brick-and-mortar book signing/nature/art event, or can recommend a bookstore or nature […]

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February 4, 2015

Moyamensing means Pigeon Droppings

Tonight I’m giving a short presentation about Passenger Pigeons and their demise at Nerd Nite Philadelphia. It’s a great lineup, so if you’re not into dead pigeons, but like other food or dogs, there will be something for you! Plus beer, wine, and bratwurst. Get all the info at the event FACEBOOK PAGE. I go […]

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August 19, 2014

Exhibit: “The Plight of the Passenger Pigeon” at the Audubon Mansion

AUDUBON, PA — Opening Reception on Saturday, September 13, 2014, 10:00 AM – NOON Live book readings by Kate Garchinsky (10:30 am) and Ponder Goembel, Artist(11:00 am) Show hangs through Saturday, November 15, 2014 This special exhibit, displayed in the historical childhood home of John James Audubon, will honor the life and loss of the Passenger Pigeon. Once the […]

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Exhibit: Kate Garchinsky’s Passenger Pigeons at the Woodson Art Museum

WAUSAU, WI —  From September 2, 2014 through July, 2015, the Woodson Art Museum presents Legacy Lost & Saved: Extinct and Endangered Birds of North America. The exhibition comprises artistic portrayals of extinct and endangered species, including the great auk, passenger pigeon, Carolina parakeet, heath hen, and Labrador duck, which are recent extinctions – designated as […]

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January 30, 2011

SCBWI Exhaustion

exhaustion [ɪgˈzɔːstʃən] n 1. extreme tiredness; fatigue 2. the condition of being used up; consumption exhaustion of the earth’s resources 3. the act of exhausting or the state of being exhausted I love this spot. Taken by Scott McBride. Exhaustion isn’t always necessarily bad. There’s post-exercise exhaustion. Post {bleep} exhaustion. Post-party exhaustion. Today it’s post-SCBWI-NYC-Mid-Winter Conference exhaustion. Who […]

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June 11, 2010

In the Press: Daylight Pyjama Party in Word Mag

“Stage invasions aren’t supposed to be this cute. As sprightly folk-popsters The Leisure Society launch into their second number, a two-year-old wobbles up to the front of the stage, making it to the edge before he’s whisked off by his mother to a murmur of aahs.” James Medd of Word interviewed SMTS co-producer and art […]

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Lullaby it up!

You would think from the lack of activity on my own website that I’ve been lying around in my pajamas, daydreaming to sweet tunes, doodling and enjoying tea and crimpets. That, my friends, is precisely what I’ve been doing. (Ok well, sort of.) My big fat project of 2009-2010 has been a CD of lullabies […]

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May 6, 2010

Who doesn’t love a pajama party?

Long time no update—so it goes when you’re this busy. If you’re a friend on Facebook or Twitter you already know what I’m talking about. Sing Me to Sleep – Indie Lullabies is at last a reality. A real, tangible, physical piece of art and music that was once just a figment of my imagination. […]

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