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Illustration Inspiration: Christopher Weyant

| August 7, 2014 | 1 Comment
Illustration Inspiration: Christopher Weyant

Christopher Weyant’s work has been published worldwide in books, newspapers, magazines, and online. His cartoons are in permanent collection at The Whitney Museum of American Art and The Morgan Library & Museum in New York City. YOU ARE (NOT) SMALL is his first children’s book.

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Illustration Inspiration: Bob Shea

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Bob Shea

Bob Shea has written and illustrated over a dozen picture books including the popular Dinosaur vs. Bedtime and the cult favorite Big Plans illustrated by Lane Smith.

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Illustration Inspiration: Stephen Biesty

| June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Stephen Biesty

Stephen Biesty has worked as a freelance illustrator since 1985 creating a wide variety of information books for both adults and children.

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Artmaster Shirow Di Rosso Discusses “The Cynja”

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Artmaster Shirow Di Rosso Discusses “The Cynja”

Shirow Di Rosso is the Artmaster behind the new comic-book-style picture book series about malicious cyber attacks, The Cynja.

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Interview with Andrew Zettler, American Illustrator, Writer & Cartoonist

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Interview with Andrew Zettler, American Illustrator, Writer & Cartoonist

Andrew Zettler is an American illustrator, writer and cartoonist. He is a member of the New York Society of Illustrators, originator of the comic strip Half-Baked, author of The Teeniest Tiniest Yawn, and has illustrated children’s books including Alphabet Olympics and Albert Acorn.

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Illustration Inspiration: Carson Ellis

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Carson Ellis

Carson Ellis is an award-winning illustrator who has provided art for bestsellers such as “The Mysterious Benedict Society” by Trenton Lee Stewart, The Composer Is Dead by Lemony Snicket, and the “Wildwood Chronicles” by her husband, Colin Meloy.

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Maureen Grenier Discusses Her Latest Soccer “Whodunit”

| April 20, 2014 | 2 Comments
Maureen Grenier Discusses Her Latest Soccer “Whodunit”

Maureen Grenier is a free-lance writer, editor and researcher, which gives her the time to write mystery stories. She has finished several and finalized three—two mystery books for children, which she also illustrated, and a murder mystery for adults. With plenty more to come from Grenier, we know you’ll enjoy getting to know her in this interview about her “Viking Club Mystery” series.

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Deborah Underwood & Claudia Rueda Discuss “Here Comes the Easter Cat”

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Deborah Underwood & Claudia Rueda Discuss “Here Comes the Easter Cat”

It’s rare that an author and illustrator get to work closely together while creating a picture book—this makes it very fun to get a peek into a conversation between a picture book duo that have been paired together by an editor and live in two different countries. In the case of the adorable Here Comes the Easter Cat, bestselling author Deborah Underwood wanted to know how award-winning illustrator Claudia Rueda managed to capture both Cat’s crankiness and his sweetness.

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Illustration Inspiration: Diane Goode

| March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Diane Goode

DIANE GOODE has illustrated 55 beloved and critically acclaimed picture books, including the New York Times best seller, FOUNDING MOTHERS and the Caldecott Honor Book, WHEN I WAS YOUNG IN THE MOUNTAINS.

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Illustration Inspiration: Angela Dominguez

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Angela Dominguez

As a child, Angela Dominguez loved reading books and making a mess creating pictures. She’s delighted to still be doing both professionally.

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