Clay Rice

The Stick | Saturday, May 16, 9:30 - 10:20, Richland Meeting Room C
Genre(s) Childrens Illustrator

For Clay Rice, silhouette artistry and storytelling have been in his family for more than 80 years. Clay estimates that in his 32-year career, he has cut over 1,000,000 silhouettes. His work has been featured in Country Living, The Washington Times, The Atlanta Constitution, and has appeared in the CBS series Army Wives. Clay is the recipient of the Moonbeam Children’s Book Award and the IPPY Award for Children’s Book of the Year.

Book Title: The Stick

When a young boy finds a stick on the ground and reads the inspiring words carved into it, his life begins to change as he fulfills lifelong dreams and discovers the truth about giving.