Storyboard sketches revised:

This is how Joanne & I are going to start. As the weeks go by we may change one or two things…but this is the ‘road-map’ for our book. Its a great story, written very well, and I can’t wait to dig-in and get some characters drawn up for our illustrations. The next step is drawing up our protagonist and …

Monday, not Sunday…

Okay, okay…I know that I should’ve written yesterday…but about 3 o’clock in the afternoon…I closed my eyes…and I didn’t wake until 6 am this morning!  Talk about a day-of-rest!!!! Well, needless to say I feel great today…so even though I didn’t get to my blogging  yesterday…I will right now! I’M STARTING SOMETHING NEW! I am going to start adding a …

My trip to Nashville

I flew down to Nashville this past week to be part of a  Write-it-to-the-Bank event. It was an extremely informative weekend and I met & befriended so many talented & wonderful people! I also had the pleasure of meeting for the first time, face to face, the author of   “I WANNA BE ME”, the book I illustrated last year. Joanne …

Classroom & Library Poster

Yay! I finally updated my CafePress and Zazzle pages, and the new poster is here: CafePress or Zazzle. I don’t know when either site will have its next sale, but; there should be enough time for teachers and librarians to shop before the new school year starts. Thanks for all of your encouragement and support.  

spending a little time away…

I really haven’t stopped working, nor have I really gone away. I still work about 15-20 hours per week at Michael’s store. I still have been cleaning & cooking & gardening for and with my family ( jobs I dearly love…any time with my husband & kids is fun!). And I have not stopped drawing & painting in my studio. …

Mardi Gras!

  One in a series of paintings of my kids when they were younger all dressed up for Fat Tuesday Celebration! We used to have so much fun on those days -Rose