6/2/17 - Looking forward to participating in BookExpo America at the Jacob Javits Center in NYC this Friday June 2nd from 12:30-1:00. I will be on the panel: Indie Insight Selects Children’s – from five Independent Publishers, speaking about my new book, Frida Kahlo and her Animalitos, from North/South Publishing.
5/21/17 - Thank you to everyone at this year's NevAEYC conference in Las Vegas. I had an amazing time speaking and presenting workshops with incredible teachers, educators, and staff.
4/28/17 - This Sunday celebrate El Dia de Los Ninos / Children's Book Day, Illustrator visit at Uniondale Library in NY. I will will speak about how I became an artist, then teach an illustration workshop. Program starts at 2pm.
4/25/17 - Thank you to everyone who came out last week for the USPS DELCIOSO Forever Stamps, First-Day-of-Issue Event, in Albuquerque, NM. It was amazing! Here are many wonderful links to online articles celebrating the new stamps: NBC News, NY Daily News, Albuquerque Journal, Martha Stewart Living, Huffington Post, Telemundo, Remezcla, Vibe, Vivala, New York Times, Washington Post, Yahoo News, Palm Beach Post, San Antonio Express News, SCPR Los Angeles and many more.
4/20/17 - The United States Postal Service cordial invites you today to attend the DELICIOSO Forever Stamps, First-Day-of-Issue Dedication Ceremony. The event will start at 5:45pm at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, NM. The celebration will be in conjunction with Salud y Sabor, a free evening of food, art, and entertainment aimed at providing families with an opportunity to connect around nutrition, cooking, healthy lifestyles, and culture.
4/7/17 - On April 20th the U.S. Postal Service will unveiled six new Forever Stamps titled: DELICIOSO. I had the honor to create the artwork for the collection, with images celebrating the influence of Central and South American, Mexican and Caribbean food cuisine. Each stamp showcases a bright and playful illustration of one of the following dishes: tamales, flan, sancocho, empanadas, chile relleno and ceviche. The event will take place at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, NM.
1/24/17 - I had no idea….National Tortilla Chip Day! Thank you to Celebrate Picture Books for the info and review.