What a great weekend at the Tucson Festival of Books!

I can’t believe that the Tucson Festival of Books of over for another year. As always the presenting authors and… Read More >

Tucson Festival of Books is this weekend

The Tucson Festival of Books When: March 9, 2013 – March 10, 2013 All day Where: Tucson Festival of Books… Read More >

Wow! Melbourne, Vic, Australia as it looks today.

http://www.lensaloft.com.au/Interactive_tour/PowerSt/StKildaRd.html Wow… is all I can say. I have not been back to Melbourne, Australia in over twenty years. When… Read More >

Landfill Harmonic

You will be amazed when you watch this quick clip. Thank you very much to Sylvia Liu (http://www.sylvialiuland.com/) for sharing… Read More >

Will Terry’s Advice On Pricing Your Work

Pricing illustration work! Yikes! It can be so intimidating. How do you charge? What is too much to charge? What is… Read More >

Why You Should Not Work For Free

As a children’s book illustrator I often get approached by individuals who want me to “partner” with them in creating… Read More >

Books about writing books

Those of you that know me, know that I am a sucker for a good resource book. Often, I am… Read More >

Proko – Carzy

Ok, so most of you who follow me on Facebook know that I am somewhat Proko-crazy. Yes, since discovering Stan… Read More >

What's in a name? Character name that is.

  When writing, I used to not focus on character names too much. My thinking was that character traits, actions … Read More >


  Here is a workshop that I will be attending at the beginning of February. The last time I attended… Read More >

Academy of Art University | School of Illustration | Children’s Book Publishing

Take a peek at this great video. It was posted in November of 2011, but it is a great informative panel… Read More >

Portfolio Advice from Donald Wu

Artwork by Donald Wu – http://www.donaldwu.com/index.html Here is a really good article for anyone that has ever wondered what to… Read More >