Benson Shum

Event date: 
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Benson ShumBenson Shum enjoys creating and telling stories through animation and illustration.  He has worked in the animation industry for seventeen years with various studios including, Sony Pictures Imageworks, DHX Media, Rainmaker, Atomic Cartoons, Bardel Entertainment and Sesame Workshop. Benson is also an Animator at the Walt Disney Feature Animation Studios, where he was a part of such films as Frozen, Big Hero 6, Zootopia and Moana. His inspiration comes from his love of children’s book illustrations, and observation of the little things in life.


Don't miss this chance to meet him as he introduces his first picture book, Holly's Day at the Pool.

Holly's Day at the Pool: Walt Disney Animation Studios Artist Showcase Cover Image
ISBN: 9781484709382
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney-Hyperion - April 25th, 2017

"NOOOOOOO! I don't want to go to the pool. What if . . . the water is too cold?" says Holly.
Holly the hippo imagines the worst: icebergs and icy water, penguins and seals! Her imagination bursts at every turn, making it harder and harder for her to step foot in the pool.
Until she get the chance to be a hero. Holly may be scared, but she is a very brave girl.

Ages 3 & up