Fall Book Events Schedule

My new picture book came out in stores yesterday! I am presently soaking in the hot springs on a much needed vacation en route to my first bookstore event. I have events planned in Taos, Santa Fe, Durango, Boulder, Denver, Kansas City, Omaha, St. Louis and NYC, and I would LOVE to see you! Bring [...]

By |2019-03-07T20:32:09-08:00September 14th, 2011|book event, same same but different, school visits + events|Comments Off on Fall Book Events Schedule

mountain children’s book retreat!

It happened! For real. Five of us children's book authors and illustrators gathered up at our homestead for our "first annual kid's book retreat". I originally got the idea for this last winter when hearing about a women's creative workshop at a remote and inspiring lake-cabin location. Considering time, finances, Tulsi, and the idea that [...]

By |2019-03-07T20:32:10-08:00September 30th, 2010|book event, illustration, inspiration|Comments Off on mountain children’s book retreat!

a happy Jenny Sue!

A little fun-n-surprising news! My Travelin' Eye is on the CCBC Choices list -- the Cooperative Children's Book Center annual best-of-the-year list! Check out the many other great books on their list, including my friend Betsy Snyder's Haiku Baby. Also, Sherry Artemenko, a speech language pathologist at playonwords.com, wrote a really nice review of MTE. [...]

By |2019-03-07T20:32:13-08:00April 2nd, 2009|book event, school visits + events|Comments Off on a happy Jenny Sue!

picture book inspiration + folk art doodles.

Although it was the first year and a bit low on attendance, the book festival was fun and really inspiring. Thank you to the volunteers and staff who made it a really nice day! I got to meet several talented authors and artists including Dilys Evans, author of SHOW & TELL: EXPLORING THE FINE ART [...]

By |2019-03-07T20:32:15-08:00September 29th, 2008|book event, inspiration|Comments Off on picture book inspiration + folk art doodles.

New Mexico Women Authors’ Book Festival

Hey there! Sorry for the lack of creative posts lately--I've been consumed with some great new projects, as well as my next book. All is really awesome though! I love Fall. The aspens have formed lemon rivers streaming down the mountains, the oaks are pumpkin-burgandy, the cottonwoods are mustardY, and the junipers are filled with [...]

By |2019-03-07T20:32:15-08:00September 26th, 2008|book event, my travelin' eye|Comments Off on New Mexico Women Authors’ Book Festival