Chris Riddell Quotes

Enjoy the top 28 famous quotes, sayings and quotations by Chris Riddell.

Chris Riddell Quotes

A drop in younger children visiting libraries is of great concern. As childrens laureate, I am passionate about the role of libraries, both in schools and in the wider community. They are unique places where children can begin their journey as readers, as well as being creative hubs.
— Chris Riddell —

A drop in younger children visiting libraries is of great concern. As children's laureate, I am passionate about the role of libraries, both in schools and in the wider community. They are unique places where children can begin their journey as readers, as well as being creative hubs.

— Chris Riddell

My sketchbook is not sacrosanct, and my children would draw on one page while I drew on the other. It was something we shared.

— Chris Riddell

No politician would ever comment on a cartoon unless it was to show what a great sense of humour they have, that they can laugh at themselves.

— Chris Riddell

School librarians play such an enormous role in bringing children to books they are going to enjoy. It's a magic alchemy when that works.

— Chris Riddell

The computer is a tool, just like pencil or charcoal, allowing illustrators to manipulate images from their sketchbooks.

— Chris Riddell

The writing process isn't something I'm in love with. I'm an illustrator who writes.

— Chris Riddell

Wherever there are words, let there be pictures.

— Chris Riddell

Go out and find a copy of 'The Shrinking Of Treehorn' and its sequel, 'Treehorn's Treasure.' Written by Florence Parry Heide and illustrated by the great Edward Gorey, master of the gothic and the macabre, these books are small masterpieces.

— Chris Riddell

I want to bring drawing back to the basics, make it about the pleasure that it can afford and remove the notion that it's some kind of precious or difficult activity. It's another way of telling a story.

— Chris Riddell

In the digital future, texts will be annotated visually, animated and illustrated like never before. The austere 'prayer book' paper that permitted the space for Shepard's illustrations to Pepys' diaries is now being recreated in the digital era.

— Chris Riddell

Chris Riddell Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Chris Riddell quotes? Click on image of Chris Riddell quotes to view full size.

Chris Riddell Quotes Pictures 1
Chris Riddell Quotes Pictures 2
Chris Riddell Quotes Pictures 3
Chris Riddell Quotes Pictures 4