I am excited to announce that my debut picture book, RENATO AND THE LION, will be published on June 20, 2017! The launch event will be held at Books of Wonder–on the weekend. (Details to follow.) You can see the book cover online at Penguin Random House.
After many years of hard work, I am thrilled that my chameleon character, QUINCY, will come to life with Little Bee Books! The release is set for February 8, 2018!
CBIG, the Children’s Book Illustrators Group, is a New York City-based group of illustrators and author-illustrators who create high-quality work for children’s publishing and media. For illustrators that are interested in attending this meeting (non-members included) please contact me or visit the CBIG website for more information. Below are our meeting dates:
- Sunday, May 7, 2017 from 2-5pm
- Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 2-5pm
- Sunday, November 19, 2017 from 1-5pm
This is a portfolio review for members only.
I am thrilled to share a show at the Interchurch Center with Tim Walsh during the month of April! My work will show paintings from ITALY TO NEW YORK–including a few originals from my new book, RENATO AND THE LION.
Location: 475 Riverside Dr.,
Phone: (212) 870-2200
Reception: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Show duration: April 6 - May 8, 2017
The 2016 winners from various shows at the Philadelphia Sketch Club have been asked to bring a few pieces in for a group show during April. I'm excited to be included due to MOMENT BEFORE OPENING winning the 2016 Works on Paper Exhibition.
Location: 235 South Camac Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 545-9298
Reception: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Show duration: April 1 - 30, 2017
I will be teaching this summer, after taking a break this spring for maternity leave. Summer camps and other classes will be availble online in a few months. Check back for more details.
In addition to teaching art classes, I'm the Arts Council of Princeton Outreach Program Coordinator, as well as the Program Coordinator for ArtsExchange. If you are interested in volunteering for ArtsExchange, or would like your school or healthcare facility to benefit from art classes, please contact me.
Blog with some of my PB friends
I'm so thrilled to be a part of this group of talented and fun people. Writing and illustrating can be lonely, so to have some critique partners to liven up the day makes the journey more enjoyable. Visit our blog. Drawn to Picture Books includes: Deborah Cuneo, Mike Ciccotello, Diana Ting Delosh,
Barbara DiLorenzo, Patricia Keeler, Jason Kirschner