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Author visits Fullerton Elementary in Addison

Published: Thursday, July 3, 2014 11:43 a.m. CDT
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Author Kevin Luthardt shows Fullerton Elementary School students how he draws a character from his book "When Edgar met Cecil" during a visit June 11.

ADDISON – Students at Fullerton Elementary School in Addison received a literary treat when author Kevin Luthardt visited June 11.

In addition to being an author of children’s books, Luthardt also is an illustrator, painter, muralist and teacher.

He has written and/or illustrated nine books for young readers so far, with the ninth scheduled to be released Sept. 1.

During his visit, Luthardt talked to students about how he writes and illustrates books.

At the end of his presentations, he took students step by step through the process of drawing a character from his new book “When Edgar Met Cecil.”

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