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catch up brags!

Yesterday I posted a ‘brag’ about one of our artists, Nicole Tadgell, (‘Out of this World’)….. but then realized I hadn’t really said HAPPY NEW YEAR!!  and I certainly DO wish you all a great 2019!! It’ll bring it’s challenges…. many of … Continue reading

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OUT OF THIS WORLD!

OH MY GOODNESS…. had to shout to the moon!  Our Nicole Tadgell illustrated “Astronaut Annie” written by Suzanne Slade and from Tilbury House Publishers in 2018. The book will be read, and a couple of others, from a space station … Continue reading

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Sweet Monsters? book launch….

many of us have them in our homes….. “sweet monsters!”  but we encourage the ‘sweet’…. this week launched a book about parents who REALLY wanted to encourage the ‘monster’… but it just wasn’t working well for Maximillian Villainous, the main … Continue reading

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A Highlights highlight!…Szalay!

AUG. 8, 2018 – Highlights magazine has honored illustrator Dave Szalay of Richfield, Ohio, for his illustration of the verse titled “I Love Our Country”, which was published in the July 2018 issue. The illustration was named “Best of the … Continue reading

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the BEST MOMENTS

if pictures tell stories better than words…..this photo tells it all!   WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO!  This is Priscilla Burris opening her first box of books of HELLO SCHOOL the first picture book she has totally written and … Continue reading

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Masterful Master Class..Kornacki

It is very exciting for me to share this artistic ‘adventure’ from our artist Christine Kornacki !  This is a unique and special experience, and she jumped in with both feet!  now you’ll want to go…..  MY WEEK AT THE … Continue reading

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DITTIES…the Way To Go?

I just had to write today about the great obsession..I mean habit… of doing perhaps even daily “ditties!”  or that’s what I love to call them.  Little ‘somethings’….a sketch, or quick thought visually.  They can be from life as you … Continue reading

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