Tag Archives: Illustrator

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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Read to your chickies.

Just before bed is a good time to read to your little ones. You can snuggle up close and share a great story with some great art. You can talk about life and goodness and kindness. You can share with … 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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#Inktober Day 15

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The WIYFR Conference

  Today we have a guest blogger Melanie Skelton:  Raising six children gave me a good reason to discover the magic of picture books early in motherhood. You pull that busy toddler on your lap, or gather several children around … Continue reading

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First stroke of brush to paper

Sometimes we get stuck in a certain way of doing things. I attended the conference Writers for Young Readers in Salt Lake City, Utah this year. I attended the Kevin Hawkes Workshop. It was a great experience. He said you … Continue reading

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