Tag Archives: art

Invite the viewer INTO your art!

I just finished listening with such delight my daughter’s recent Nebraska SCBWI webinar !  She critiqued 15 brave artists’ work live … one of the best all over learning opportunities ever for everyone listening! I remember when (before internet etc.) … Continue reading

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SUMMAH’ READING!

I am terribly sorry for my lack of writing !!  summah’ is upon us and has been busier than normal and Virgina HOT.  I’ve been very distracted which I will explain later, but all good!  Had to share this wonderful … Continue reading

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10 Minute Rule……

Last year during a NYC visit, I was visiting a certain Penguin Group AD (hi! Cecelia)  and she gave me a wonderful HINT about her take on viewing art and artists’ work…and I think it applies to writing too.  It’s … Continue reading

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National POPCORN DAY!!!

from our Priscilla Burris…… no need to say more!!! 

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MEMORABLE BEA!

thanks Priscilla Burris for the memorable moment below… And that reminded me of my day at BEA last week…Book Expo 2011 at Javits.   I was there on Tues…with my lovely, bright and enthusiastic daughter-in-law Nicole who runs TUGEAU2 agency. Her husband Jeremy is my … Continue reading

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ALOHA to Spring and book launch!

Beautiful palm trees, pretty flowers and a warm breeze are all waiting to welcome 8-year-old Carol Ann to her new school in Hawaii. But she doesn’t want palm trees or a warm breeze. She wants her old friends. She wants her … Continue reading

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LOVINGLY

no words needed….. enjoy them all! patrice barton kelsey garrity riley jeremy tugeau Priscilla burris larry day stacey schuett

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SYDNEY TAYLOR BK HONOR

We are MOST happy to be mentioning that our own JAIME ZOLLARS and the book she illustrated CAKES AND MIRACLES: A PURIM TALE by Barbara Diamond Goldin for Marshall Cavendish has won the Young Readers Honor for the SYDNEY TAYLOR … Continue reading

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“RATICULOUSLY CUTE” video

DO check out this SO cute site/video ….an interview of sorts and reading that is most clever and fun, of COLONIAL VOICES: HEAR THEM SPEAK illustrated by our Larry Day!     CHECK IT OUT! http://blog.schoollibraryjournal.com/afuse8production/2011/01/30/video-sunday-give-forth-the-name-of-this-book-my-good-rat/

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WINTER WARMTH !

with SNOW hitting SO many this month… this warm wishes image seems SO appropriate ….thank you to Melissa Iwai for the vision!  enjoy and stay warm, well, and creative all!

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