Tag Archives: illustration

Monday #24: Cut Loose

I’ve just finished three weeks of school residency programs with elementary children. We write using techniques and strategies that I use in my own books for kids, and then we illustrate using cut paper collage—also a method I employ in … Continue reading

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Monday #32: The Creative Call

I have a high school junior right now and so my life is filled with college talk. I often find myself thinking back to my own pre-college time these days and trying to remember, what did I want to do with … Continue reading

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Monday #7: Flipping You The Bird

So, I know that the 52 Mondays Blog is usually a place to find positive, uplifting, inspirational stuff. I know that, when you come here, I’m usually peddling peace, love and happiness. And, I know that many of my most … Continue reading

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Monday #6: A Bird & A Book

Today’s post is part of a celebration for my friend, Carla. It is also a chance for you to WIN her new book, Imaginary Animals, just by posting a reply to today’s blog. Carla is giving away a signed copy to … Continue reading

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Monday #1: Happy Birthday!

I hope you did your time at the gym because it’s time for a big piece of cake…birthday cake, that is.  The Monday Blog is officially ONE YEAR OLD today!  Thanks to everyone who took the time to email me … Continue reading

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Monday #35: Luck of the Draw

Not too long ago, I started drawing again.  I say again because, let’s face it, as children, pretty much all of us drew.  I wish I had my old childhood drawings but they are long gone, tossed out with the contents … Continue reading

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