Addie May Hirschten
Artist and Storyteller

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The artist, Addie Hirschten is a painter, storyteller, librarian and writer who lives in Indianapolis, Indiana. Through her company, Fantastic Fables, she specializes in programs for public libraries and educational settings. 

New Programs:

For Summer 2016 Library Programs:

Stories from Ancient Greece

Gear up for the summer Olympics of 2016 with storyteller, Addie Hirschten.  Learn the classic myths of Hercules, Pandora, King Midas and more.  For children age 5-12. $250 per show

Greek Constellation Illustration Workshop

Children will learn to illustrate classic star constellations myths in this exciting workshop.  Supplies Included, 20 Student Limit  $150 per class


Art Folktales

Storyteller Addie Hirschten has recently finished the book "The Alchemy of Art: Stories for the Classroom."  Invite her to your library or school to share stories from this collection of folktales.  These art stories include the Tale of the Muses, Pygmalion and more.  For audiences of all ages.  $250 per show.

Art Stories Illustration Workshop

Add this workshop on to the "Art Folktales" program.  Children will illustrate their own story to share with the group in this  workshop.  Supplies Included, 20 Student Limit  $150 per class

Travel expenses:

Add $50. for every 60 miles outside of Indianapolis, Indiana

Book a performance email:  fantasticfables(at)

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