A Message on Conservation : Isha S Valentine’s Stories for the #6FrameStoryChallenge

We received two more narratives to add to the growing pool of nature-inspired stories submitted for the #6FrameStoryChallenge. Isha S Valentine sent us the following stories – “Trailing the Tangled Turtle” and “Who Saved the Fish?”. Isha goes on to say :

“Sketching , doodling and painting are not just hobbies for me – they are ways in which I express myself best and so it was an instantaneous decision to sign up for the challenge as soon as I came to know of it on Facebook. The hours and days have just flown by, there are so many stories that can be illustrated, and I had to restrict myself to two, as I find it extremely difficult to stay away from colours and detailing . It has been an amazing week. I enjoyed every bit of it.”

Isha S Valentine’s Illustrations for the #6FrameStoryChallenge by Pratham Books

(Isha S Valentine is a a stay- at-home
mom of two energetic growing up
boys and wife of an Army Officer.
Having travelled for the past two
decades, she has enjoyed working in
schools in various capacities as a mentor, music teacher, librarian and as a

Read the other interviews by illustrators who took the challenge:
Rajiv EipeKalyani GanapathyPrashant MirandaKavita Singh KaleMegha VishwanathPriya Nair PanickerSweta Roy ChoudhuryPaneendra SureshPriya KuriyanYulianto QinManjari ChakravathiSonal Goyal and Sumit SakhujaSamidha GunjalPreeti LataShwetha Elisha,Mithila AnanthSunandita MehrotraVedavathi Narasimha MurthyJithin JacobVidya Gopal,Archana SreenivasanSomesh KumarGumaniAntara MukherjiAnjora Noronha,Vinayak VarmaSoumya MenonJisha UnnikrishnanKruttika SusarlaNinoshka DiasIsha S ValentineNeelima RaparlaVallabhi ShegaonkarSangeeta DasHari Kumar Nair,Lakhsmi MitterLily BanerjeeAditi DilipNiloufer WadiaDeepa JayaramanAnupamaApteNishith MehtaMuhammed ShafiAmar SoniKrishna Prakash K,Lavanya KarthikSonal Gupta,Kabini AminJason DvorakTanvi BhatRanjani SShikha NambiarAritra Roy ChowdhuryVaishali ChudasamaSharanya KunnathPriya ManikandanMilan NayakDelwyn RemediosGeetanjali BAmbica VinodShailja Jain ChouguleChitra ChandrashekharNikita ModiDavid KnightGeetali TareNilomee Jesrani
If you missed the #6FrameStoryChallenge, but are inspired by the work of fellow illustrators and want to contribute to the open source story platform – do send us your stories! Story guidelines are available here.

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