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Artist on a Mission – Celebration

So my friend Faye Gibbons, the author of many fine books including “Emma Jo’s Song” which I had the privilege of illustrating, is going to receive a great honor. She is being inducted into the Alabama Writer Hall of Fame. … Continue reading

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#Inktober Day 21

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#Inktober Day 19

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#Inktober Day 17

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Getting Ready for the SCBWI New York Conference Portfolio Display

Here is a link to a video I made http://youtu.be/FORuJwitMbE I’m getting my portfolio ready for the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators New York Conference.

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Getting Ready

It takes several sketches to get a drawing ready for the finished painting. This is a sketch for a watercolor I am now working on, “Old Glory”. I am also getting ready to present a mini-workshop at the “Writing & … Continue reading

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Last Week at the Boise SCBWI and Idaho Reading Association Conference

            Last week was the Boise SCBWI and Idaho Reading Association Conference. I pulled up Friday to the Boise House.             The rooms were beautiful. I had the upstairs room … Continue reading

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A sketch book can go places and record many things that a camera can not. Sketching on site captures feelings that cannot be caught by a photo. You get a sense for the activity that you are witnessing. It connects … Continue reading

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