Monthly Archives: November 2010

Sneaky

I am grateful for kneaded erasers, quill pen tips, Higgins permanent black ink spilled on a rug, a wooden chest of my childhood filled with the Famous Artist Course from the Famous Artists Schools in Westport, Connecticut; the smell of … Continue reading

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Giving Back

Last Saturday was the SCBWI Utah/Idaho Conference at the Salt Lake City Library. Sydney Hussman put together a great conference. Chelsey Eberley presented as the editor from Random House. Stephen Chudney was the agent and Pricilla Burris, the national illustration … Continue reading

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Afterwords

Have you ever stood behind a parent with their baby thrown over their shoulder? The baby is getting an entirely different view of life than the parent. As an artist it is nice to get a fresh pair of eyes … Continue reading

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Picture Book Conference

This last weekend was a great experience at a Picture Book Conference in Alpine, Utah put on by Amy Finnegan from bookshoptalk.com . One of the speakers was Mary Kate Castellani an editor from Walker. It was one of the … Continue reading

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The Sketchbook Project

I have finished my sketch book for the Brooklyn Art Library, Sketch BookProject. http://www.brooklynartlibrary.com. The theme of my sketch book was boys and girls. Here is a page from my ¬†book. I’m going to tuck it in an envelope and … Continue reading

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