12/11/14 - 10 Bilingual Books That Help Kids Learn Spanish with my book Waiting for the Biblioburro on Buzzfeed
12/11/14 - Lee & Low Books shared a great article, Choosing the World Our Students Read, by Emily Chiariello that includes art from my book Gracias/Thanks.
11/20/14 - View some of my original children's book art that was on display at this year's Exhibit of Contemporary Art in Children’s Literature, Centro Cultural Sesc Paraty, RJ Brazil.
11/15/14 - NBC News shared a great article, Latinas for Latino Lit: Remarkable' Children's Books of 2014, with my book Green is a Chile Pepper among the selected.
10/15/14 - Recently I had the privelge to Illustrate an article for Santa Clara University Magazine, titled: Hearing the Cry of the Poor, The Jesuit Martyrs of El Salvador. The editorial that I created the illustration for takes a detailed look and examines the powerful and moving events that lead to an historic turning point in Central America's El Salvadorian civil war.
8/15/14 - “To peel back the curtain and become a juror charged with reviewing this year’s submissions was a fantastic honor. To judge the quality, beauty, style, diversity, and boldness of these amazing works was no easy task.” Participating as a judge in this year’s NY Society of Illustrator’s: Original Art Show was an amazing experience. The show itself will feature the very best of children’s book art illustrations from the past year. The Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony will be held at the Society of Illustrators (128 East 63rd Street, NYC) this Thursday, October 23rd. at 6:00pm. For tickets click here. Hope to see you there.
8/15/14 - This Sunday, September 21st, I will be at the Brooklyn Book Festival signing books and participating in a "Draw Off" with fellow illustrator Kris Di Giacomo at the BKBF children's area (Columbus Area) as well as participating at the table of Las Comadres Para Las Americas and La Casa Azul Bookstore. The Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors. The events for this diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages to enjoy authors and the festival’s lively literary marketplace. Hope to see you there.