Tomie de Paola http://nhpr.org en Tomie de Paola Reflects On Art And Life "Then" http://nhpr.org/post/tomie-de-paola-reflects-art-and-life-then <p></p><p>Writer and artist <a href="http://www.tomie.com/" target="_blank"><strong>Tomie de Paola</strong></a> is perhaps best known for his books about the "grandma witch" <a href="http://www.tomie.com/books/spotlight_on_strega.html" target="_blank">Strega Nona</a> and her magic pasta pot.</p><p>The inspiration for this character came to de Paola in an unusual place: a faculty meeting at Colby-Sawyer College in New London, New Hampshire.</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 21:51:38 +0000 Brady Carlson 38234 at http://nhpr.org Tomie de Paola Reflects On Art And Life "Then"