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Illustrator Saturday - Alessandra Sartoris

Alessandra Sartoris was born and raised in Turin (Italy), a beautiful city surrounded by the snowy Alps.

As a child, she loved spending her time drawing horses, although she says, “It would have been better to make some friends instead!” 1,915 more words


            Here’s my first illustration for my upcoming story A Hero at Heart! I’m so excited about this book! It is about an imaginative girl who dreams of becoming a hero. 44 more words


The Bee in my Bonnet

I’d like you to meet the latest bee in my bonnet.

He’s a little guy who began life as someone quite different many years ago. 910 more words

Creative Writing

Reading for Background Scenes

Working on background sketches for the Talee illustration I posted the other day. The pose came from a sketching sessions where I was working on making sure I can get her look consistent and I didn’t have a background in mind. 9 more words


21 Things to Look For While Revising

This colorful illustration was sent in by Karen Perrins. Karen illustrates childrens books, commissioned greetings cards, book jackets, packaging design and editorial work. She works in watercolor, pastels, oil pastels and printmaking techniques. 442 more words


Catching a break!

Before heading back to work, I sneak a bit of sketching in…

I’m trying to get meticulous with my story boards, I must have made at least 6 of these already, the thing is I draw everything by hand so planning is super duper important! 17 more words

Children's Books

Illustrator Saturday - Virginia Allyn

Virginia lives above a chocolate shop in a beautiful New Hampshire village. She enjoys collecting children’s books, hiking, and eating all her vegetables (except peas). 1,297 more words

Authors And Illustrators