12/16/14 - Thank you very much to all those that purchased my books Green is a Chile Pepper and Round is a Tortilla this year at La Casa Azul Bookstore in New York City to make it on their top best sellers list for kids.
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.