Tag Archives: Sherry Meidell’s Teetertottertales

Three Internet Sensations The 2016 SCBWI Utah Southern Idaho Illustrator’s Conference

Sensation #1: You get to hear about some people before you meet them in person. They have a presence on the web. Giuseppe Castellano the art director from Penguin Random House does a good job on social media. He also … Continue reading

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The Quintessential Instruction Manual on “How to Babysit a Grandpa”

You better check your local library or run out and buy it now, the picture book “How to Babysit a Grandpa” written by Jean Reagan and illustrated by Lee Wildish, published by Alfred A. Knopf. It contains all sorts of … Continue reading

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Bailey and Berries

                  “You’re just in time for oatmeal,” I said. “We like to fix it with berries and nuts.” “Mmmmmm nuts. Sounds good,” said Bailey. Bailey not only ate all of the nuts … Continue reading

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Out My Window

It is amazing what you can observe out your window. These two birds were dancing outside on my deck a few weeks ago. I never know if I’m going to have enough time to run, grab my camera, and get … 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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