Doug Hansen’s Magical California Exhibit

Wednesday May 04 2016 - Friday May 27 2016 
Arts Visalia Visual Art Center  214 East Oak Ave., Visalia, CA  map

For the first time, original illustrations from all three of Doug Hansen’s California children’s books will be in a special exhibition from May 4 through May 27. There will be a reception and signing on Friday, May 6 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. There will also be a slideshow presentation on Saturday, May 7 at 3:00 p.m.

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Doug HansenDoug Hansen was born in Fresno, California, and is the eldest of six children in an artistic family. Doug has worked as a Fresno Bee newsroom artist, freelance illustrator, and cartoonist, and he illustrated David Mas Masumoto’s books Letters to the Valley: A Harvest of Memories and Heirlooms: Letters from a Peach Farmer, as well as Mother Goose in California and Aesop in California. He teaches rendering and illustration at his alma mater, California State University, Fresno. Visit his website at

Self-portrait by Doug Hansen