Barnes & Noble Storytime was fun

Posted by on Jun 29, 2009 in Uncategorized | 3 comments

Friday’s storytime and Barnes & Noble at San Tan Village was a success. There were lots of families. I read the story to the kiddos… … shared some photos of the actual pups, what they looked like then and now… … and did some drawings for the kids. It was a great event. J. Paul Deason, the Community Relations Manager for the location, was wonderful to work with. Thank you J. Paul for all your...

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“Wright On Time” Book 1 Arizona complete

Posted by on Jun 26, 2009 in Uncategorized | 3 comments

Here is the cover art for the first book in the “Wright On Time” series that I’m working on. Yup, the jacket art and all of the black and white interiors are complete. Very exciting! The series is being published by Do Life Right and the author is Lisa M. Cottrell-Bentley. You can learn more about the series by visiting: http://www.wrightontimebooks.com/ . The book should be out soon. I’ll keep you posted. Back to drawing to begin work on book 2....

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Check out Urban Sketchers

Posted by on Jun 24, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

With my wonderful google reader, I’ve been following a bunch of really wonderful blogs. One of my favorites is http://www.urbansketchers.com/. I am humbled by the intricate sketches the artists post and it is so wonderful to see the entire world represeted. The above image is by Lynne Chapman who is such an inspiration to me and she also frequently posts images on www.urbansketchers.com. If you need some ispiration, check it...

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Story Time at Barnes & Noble at San Tan Village

Posted by on Jun 23, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If anyone is in the San Tan Village area on Friday, June 26th, 200911:00 am …stop on by at the Barnes and Noble. I’ll be reading my Salt and Soap book and we’ll do some fun stuff for the kids afterwards. Here is a link for more detailed info on the location: http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2348?cat=KAT&subtype=detailList See you there....

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Chris Gall at Changing Hands Bookstore

Posted by on Jun 23, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Just a quick note to let you all know that Chris Gall will be at: Changing Hands BookstoreTempe – SW corner of Guadalupe and McClintockSaturday, June 27th, 200911:00 amHe will be presenting and signing his book “DinoTrux” as well as doing a drawing demonstration. He both and illustrated the book which is published by Little Brown & Co. Not only is his book getting rave reviews, the movie rights have been purchased by Dreamworks Animation which is developing it into an animated feature film. If you are at all familiar...

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Spot Illustration from Wright on Time Book 1 – Arizona

Posted by on Jun 19, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Here’s another Spot Illustration from “Wright on Time – Book 1 –...

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IF – Drifting

Posted by on Jun 19, 2009 in Uncategorized | 9 comments

These guys are hoping to be drifting. Their raft is about to flip on the Colorado River at the bottom of the Grand Canyon. It’s been forever since I posted to IF, but I thought this one fits....

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Chapter Illustrations for “Wright On Time – Arizona”

Posted by on Jun 17, 2009 in Uncategorized | 4 comments

Finally, here is some more new work. It’s been ages since I’ve posted work. I’ve been busy with lots of things, but mostly, I’ve been finishing the illustrations for a chapter book that will be out soon. It’s been a blast and I’ve really fallen in love with pen and ink. I’ll post some more piece os the book aver the next couple of weeks and will post the cover when I have it all done. Almost there. Happy drawing to...

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Salt and Soap in Dog Fancy

Posted by on Jun 11, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

How fun is this? “Salt and Soap” got a little write up in the June Issue of Dog Fancy. Being a besotted dog person myself, I feel so privileged that we got a little mention in what is regarded as the “world’s most widely read dog magazine.” Way to go Salt and...

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Illustrator Meeting – Tuesday June 30th, 2009, 7:00 pm

Posted by on Jun 11, 2009 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Hi everyone, Just a quick note to let you know of our next illustrator meeting. Our next meeting will be on: Tuesday, June 30th, 20097:00 pm The location will be the same again at the Tempe Marketplace Barnes & Noble, located on Rio Salado where the 202 and 101 meet. Come on in and meet us at the Cafe in the back of the store. Bring along any work and questions you might have and we’ll have a nice evening of artistic camaraderie. Please do let me know if you are coming so that I can save the right number of seats for everyone. See...

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