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Mail Call!

I love getting notes from the students I’ve met along the way. This awesome set of letters came from Mrs. Hamilton’s class in Ocala. My favorite bit was a portrait of me that looks an awful lot like a bald leprechaun. Priceless!

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Let’s hear it for New York

Little Jumbo wandered into the offices of the New York Times,  somehow talked his way into their online department, and then charmed them into putting him in a Father’s Day post. Some days I don’t even know what to do with this little guy. http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2014/06/04/books/04childrens-3.html

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One Day… I started a new Picture Book

Super-groovy awesome stuff is going on right now in my studio, and I’ve just sent off concepts for a book I’ve been hired to illustrated titled “One Day The End,” written by Rebecca Kai Dotlich and acquired by Rebecca Davis at Boyds Mills Press. The deal was struck by Tracey Adams of Adams Literary. On the […]

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