Escape to Wonderland: A History of Children's Book Illustration

7 Jul 2010 – 2 Jan 2011

Cost of entry

Free admission - donations welcome

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Woking, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • Train to Woking station, 25min direct link from London Waterloo

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Immerse yourself in the delightful and colourful world of children's book illustration. Featuring over 100 works from 19th Century to present day, find out where our favourite illustrators draw their inspiration from, how authors and illustrators work together to create their famous characters and which mediums they like to use. Featuring Charlie and Lola, Elmer the Elephant and Rupert Bear.

Patrons of the exhibition: Quentin Blake, Shirley Hughes, David McKee

Supported by Barratt Homes, Illustration Cupboard, P&G Community Matters, Seven Stories, The Imaginative Book Illustration Society

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