Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-06-09 01:10:24 –
June 5, 2021, 8:00 am (HST)
* Updated at 20:09 on June 4th
The acclaimed New York Times best-selling picture book illustrator has designed this year’s signature artwork for the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival.
The signature artwork created by Jing Jing Tsong will be used for all official Kona Coffee Cultural Festival products, including festival buttons, printed matter, magazines and retail products. Official goods are the festival’s online store (www.konacoffeefest.com) And events during this year’s festival.
“The artist’s unforgettable style uniquely captures many elements of the coffee festival event, stitching them into colorful and hilarious quilt-inspired pieces, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival.” Press Release Friday, June 4th.
The latest illustration of Jing Jing Tsong can be found in Andrea Zimmerman’s If I Were a Tree.
Kirkus Reviews wrote: The spread pages are rich and vibrant, and Tsong uses natural colors to evoke a warm and cozy environment. “
Locally, Jing Jing’s work can be found in Gabrielle Ahuli’i’s Hawaiian Legends for Little Ones board book series.
The Kona Coffee Cultural Festival celebrates its 50th anniversary and Hawaii’s oldest festival will be held from Thursday, November 4, 2021 to Sunday, November 7, 2021. By growing this world-famous crop, the coffee art scene is inspirational and music and dance enrich cultural exchanges. Tasting takes place at the Kona Coffee and Food event, and a hands-on cultural event reveals the history of Kona’s rich coffee.
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