Lester's Dreadful Sweaters, K.G.'s first author-illustrated picture book, has been awarded a Golden Kite Award for best picture book illusration, and an Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor!
Betsy's delicious illustrations are the centerpiece of the new book Mmm... Let's Eat!, available in May!
Michael Slack's one of a kind Conundrum beermats are in the "Beermat Characters" art show at the Coningsby Gallery in London! The show runs April 29th-May 4th.
Huy Voun Lee
Huy's animal flash cards feature her trademark cut-paper illustrations, and are designed to help kids learn French, Spanish, and Chinese!
When I Was Eight, written by Christy Jordan-Fenton with illustrations by Gabrielle Grimard, received a Starred Review from Kirkus!
The Care and Keeping of You 2, illustrated by Josée Masse, is #3 on this week's NY Times Middle Grade Children's Best Seller List!
A Day at the Lake, illustrated by Erica Pelton Villnave, was released this month and chosen as a Staff Pick by ForeWord Reviews!
Betsy won the Lupine Picture Book Honor Award by the Maine Library Association for her illustrations in Eggs 1, 2, 3: Who Will the Babies Be?
Check out Frank's new book releasing in April, The Laura Line, written by Crystal Allen and published by HarperCollins!
Michael's hilarious new book Nugget and Fang just received a great review from the March issue of School Library Journal!
Happy Year of the Snake from Painted-Words! Huy Voun Lee's unique origami snake celebrates the Chinese Lunar New Year!
Betsy's new trailer for I Haiku You is now online!
Susan Reagan's Tweet Hearts now has its own book trailer!
Elise's new book on drawing feelings and emotions How Do You Doodle? was released by Magination Press!
Marilyn Singer and Josee Masse's new book of reverso poems, Follow Follow has just been given a fantastic review in The Wall Street Journal to coincide with its release!
The acclaimed wordless book Flora and The Flamingo by Molly Idle has hit US shelves everywhere and has been named a Critic's Pick on Amazon.com!
A new set of amazing unicorn stickers by Julia have just been released by Peaceable Kingdom Press!
The ever-helpful Barroux shows kids how to express their more abstract creative sides in his great new book Draw Patterns with Barroux!
Sue Reagan's acclaimed Tweet Hearts now on sale in time for Valentine's Day!
We love Tim's monsters!
Check out Sue's beautiful new work
Huy's origami is perfect for Springtime
Check out Mark's diverse portfolio
Kate's characters will make you smile
Betsy's cut paper creations are adorable!
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artist. Painted words illustrators include Steve Adams, Gene Barretta,
Barroux, Tim Beaumont, Binny, Linda Bleck, Jan Bryan-Hunt, Keith
Campbell, Nancy Gayle Carlson, Mircea Catusanu, Sue Cornelison, Stephen
Costanza, Lucie Crovatto, Sarah Dillard, Jill Dubin, Elise Gravel,
Gabrielle Grimard, John Huxtable, Molly Idle, London Ladd, Huy Voun Lee, Maranda
Maberry, Steve Mack, Josée Masse, Kate Merritt, Harry Moore, Frank Morrison, Vanessa Brantley Newton, Nomar
Perez, Susan Reagan, Mark Rogalski, Jessica Secheret, Michael Slack, Betsy Snyder, Soud,
Shadra Strickland,Betsy Thompson, Erica Villnave, Mike Wesley, Julia Woolf, Caterina Zandonella, Kevin Zimmer,