11/12/18 - Super cool to have 2 original art pieces as part of NY Society of Illustrators: Original Art Show. In connection I will also be presenting a workshop with librarians this Mon., Nov. 12 for NYSI’s READING PICTURES: The Artist’s Voice & Vocabulary in Picture Books event.
11/10/18 - Amazing time in Buffalo NY at the WNY Children’s Book Expo. So many wonderful people. We shared books, conversations, art, food, and friendship. Special thanks to schools: BPS 18 and BPS 76, and all the students, teachers, and librarians who made such a welcoming visit.
11/2/18 - Sneak Peek: I was honored to contribute art & info for a wonderful compilation book titled: WE ARE THE CHANGE: Words of Inspiration from Civil Rights Leaders, coming this spring 2019 on Chronicle Books. The book consists of sixteen award winning children’s book artists, each illustrating a select civil rights based quote that inspires them.
10/19/18 - This Sat. Oct. 20th in NYC I will be participating at BOOKFEST at Bank Street 2018. It's a great event with top children's book authors & illustrators discussing their work and publishing. My panel is titled: Bringing the Real World to Life! Illustration in Informational Books (1:45p–2:35p) See you there!
10/11/18 - BIG Thank you to Jonathan Masiulionis at Empowered Publicity for having me speak about my art, background, and NEW picture book: Hey, Wall: A Story of Art and Community on their Children's Book Spotlight Series. Enjoy the journey!
10/5/18 - Looking forward to speaking with Jonathan Masiulionis at Empowered Publicity as part of their wonderful Children's Authors Spotlight Series.
9/30/18 - Cool reviews on TeacherDance, Colorado Parent, and Kids Book A Day for my NEW book: Hey, Wall! A Story of Art and Community, with author Susan Verde.