I just got back from the International Reading Association conference in Orlando, FL. I went there as a guest of Highlights, who flew me out and put me up in a hotel so that I could sign copies of the poster I illustrated for them. Every year, especially for the IRA annual gathering, they commission … More TLA vs. IRA
I was surprised to find this review of my latest picture book, Wiener Wolf. For one thing, I didn’t know the advance copies were out there circulating already and for another, I wasn’t expecting such a nice review. I believe it is the first time a book of mine has been reviewed in Publisher’s Weekly. … More Publisher’s Weekly Review of Wiener Wolf
I got the fold and gathers for Wiener Wolf today. The book looks great! I’m really happy with how it has come out. Some of the last minute changes didn’t make it into this version, but I have been assured they’ll be in the book. Tamson Weston, the editor who acquired my manuscript, left Hyperion … More Wiener Wolf F and Gs
Since I’m just starting my blog, I thought I should let everyone know where things stand with my illustration/writing career right now. The two biggest things are: my picture book, Wiener Wolf, that I wrote and illustrated is set to hit shelves this July and then Harness Horses, Bucking Broncos & Pit Ponies: A History … More Where things stand.
I am starting a blog to display and discuss my latest illustration work. I also intend to talk about the industry, focusing on children’s book and magazine illustration, with a sprinkling of fantasy and editorial work as well.