2/15/19 - I am supremely grateful and honored to have presented my original artwork and compilation book: We Are The Change, to Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayor, at the 2019 SCBWI Golden Kite Awards at their 20th Annual Winter Conference in New York. Read the nights wonderful recap moments in Publishers Weekly.
2/13/19 - How wonderful to see: Frida Kahlo y sus Animalitos, on the New Tejas Star Reading List along with so many other incredible authors and illustrators celebrating diverse stories and books.
2/9/19 - What a great day to review the original art and proofs for my upcoming picture book: LITTLE LIBRARIES, BIG HEROES, with awesome author, Miranda Paul. Big thank you to the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt team too, especially: Andrea Miller, Lynne Polvino, and entire HMH crew! I am grateful to have worked on this amazing story that honors the Little Free Library movement and its founder Todd Bol. Look for it on book shelves or LFLs, Sept. 3rd.
2/8/19 - It is an privilege to introduce this year's SCBWI Golden Kite Award in Picture Book Illustration to Becca Stadtlander for her incredible work in the book: Made by Hand: A Crafts Sampler, written by Carole Lexa Schaefer. The honor winners go to Larry Day for: Found, and Barbara McClintock for: Nothing Stopped Sophie: The Story of Unshakeable Mathematician Sophie Germain.
2/8/19 - It’s here! The SCBWI Winter Conference in NYC. Looking forward to meeting everyone at the Golden Kite Awards tonight and this Sunday at my Deep Dive Breakout: Personalizing Reference with Sean Qualls and Pat Cummings (Moderator). Enjoy!
1/26/19 - Super excited to be heading down to Lake Worth, FL next week to present my work at the wonderful BiblioArte Festival. I am honored to be a part of this great event and looking forward to meeting everyone. Hope to see you there.
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.