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Do Good Things with Your Art

Charity Auction of Search-and-Find Illustrations Reveals Well-Being for Children

In April, artist Kimberly Hoffman auctioned fine art prints of the search-and-find book «Ludwigsburg Wimmelt» as part of a charity auction to support quality of life outreach in Burkina Faso. The charity, Förderkreis Burkina Faso Ludwigsburg e. V. also supports youth in learning a trade as well as building clean wells for communities in the area. Poignantly, the charity auction itself was affected by global tragedies.

The charity V.P. Susanne Karstedt confirmed that it has been difficult to raise funds for the charity because of the global unrest and that she was deeply grateful for the €2,020. – donation from the «Ludwigsburg wimmelt» artist prints’ auction.

How to Illustrate and Design a Children’s Book

Designing a children’s book, especially a board picture book with little or no text, is a big task that comes with a lot of responsibility. You want to create a children’s book that children will want to read again and again. The presentation I gave at the Ludwigsburg Public Library on April 08, 2022, tells you how.

“Ludwigsburg wimmelt” Charity Auction

“Ludwigsburg wimmelt” Ausstellung und Benefizauktion mit anwesender Künstlerin
Mit großer Freude gebe ich meine Ausstellung im Kulturzentrum Ludwigsburg bekannt. Sie läuft bis zum 08. April 2022. Bei der Finissage am 08. April 2022 werden meine Illustrationen aus “Ludwigsburg wimmelt” für einen guten Zweck versteigert. Die Ausstellung “Ludwigsburg wimmelt” ist bis zum 08. April in der Stadtbibliothek Ludwigsburg, Wilhelmstraße 9/1, 71638 Ludwigsburg.
Die Finissage findet ab 16.00 Uhr mit Bekanntgabe der Gewinner der Versteigerung ebenfalls im Kulturzentrum statt.Anschließend gibt es ein Programm für Kinder zwischen 4-8 Jahre.

“Ludwigsburg wimmelt” Events April Update

Here’s all you need to know about events in Ludwigsburg related to “Ludwigsburg wimmelt”, Ludwigsburg’s first published Wimmel book. There is an exhibition, a finissage with charity auction, an event for the little ones and various signing sessions with the artist.

“Ludwigsburg wimmelt” Events

Here’s all you need to know about events in Ludwigsburg related to “Ludwigsburg wimmelt”, Ludwigsburg’s first published Wimmel book. There is an exhibition, a finissage with charity auction, an event for the little ones and various signing sessions with the artist.

The Loss of Ali Mitgutsch – Inventor of Wimmel Books

Am 10. Januar 2022 hat die Welt Ali Mitgutsch, den Meister der Wimmelbücher, verloren. Viele Deutsche sind mit ihm groß geworden. Er verkürzte Wartezeiten beim Kinderarzt, verlängerte das Zu-Bett-Gehen, weil immer wieder etwas Neues in seinen Büchern zu entdecken war, und erfüllte alle, groß und klein, mit Freude an seinen Illustrationen. Wir sagen ihm adé

Winter-Wimmel-Wonderland – A St. Nick Giveaway
Voraussichtliche Lesedauer: 2 Minuten Autorin: Kimberley Hoffman ❄️Winter-Wimmel-Wonderland!  For St. Nicholas Day, Silberburg Publishing has generously sponsored an entire set of my Wimmel books! This is a grab bag to warm the heart of any book lover. The lucky winner will receive a package with the following Wimmel books: ⭐️Heidelberg wimmelt ⭐️Mannheim wimmelt ⭐️Heilbronn wimmelt…
And it’s Yours!

“Ludwigsburg wimmelt” Exhibition and Benefit Auction The Artist is Present
It is with great pleasure that I announce my exhibition at the Kulturzentrum Ludwigsburg. It will run until November 27th, 2021. At the finissage on November 27th my illustrations from “Ludwigsburg wimmelt” will be auctioned for a good cause. The exhibition “Ludwigsburg wimmelt” runs until November 27th 2021 at the Kulturzentrum Ludwigsburg, Wilhelmstrasse 9/1, 71638 Ludwigsburg.
The finissage will take place from 11:00 a.m. with a charity auction afterwards, also at the Cultural Center (Kulturzentrum Ludwigsburg).

Welcomed Recognition

Wimmel book illustrator Kimberley Hoffman has known the result since the end of May, but now it’s official: she is one of the five hundred best artists included in the World Illustration Awards’ “Long List”. But for which “Wimmel” book?

Search and Find Book Reading Made Easy

Do Wimmel pictures make your eyes cross? Anyone who opens a Wimmel book to read will quickly discover: A Wimmel book is a children’s book, but it’s very different.
The sheer number of little pictures can overwhelm some people. They don’t know what to read from the colorful double pages. But help is near: Become a Search-and-Find book reading pro with these 5 Wimmel book reading tips.