Painting It Up With Friends and Kids at the Seattle Convention Center

by henandinkblots

by Wendy Wahman (as seen on her blog)

Lots of great art by SCBWI children’s book illustrators in our show at the Seattle Convention Center. I was lucky to have Suzi and Richard Jesse Watson at my table, drawing and collaging with dozens of young artists at the opening.

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My co-illustrator.

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Wendy Wahman is the author/illustrator of DON’T LICK THE DOG: MAKING FRIENDS WITH DOGS and  A CAT LIKE THAT, and illustrator of SNOWBOY 1, 2, 3, written by Joe Wahman. DON’T LICK THE DOG was selected as a 2010 Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year, starred for Outstanding Merit and accepted to the Society of Illustrators Original Art show. Her A CAT LIKE THAT book trailer was selected from over 7,000 entries to be in catvidfest 2013, Walker Art Center. Wendy’s editorial illustrations have appeared in major publications including Harper’s Magazine, The New York Times and The Los Angeles Times. Her favorite job-type job was working in the art department of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer newspaper, until its print closure in 2009. Wendy and Joe live near Seattle with their two children, who look and act remarkably like standard poodles.   She is represented by Hen&ink Literary StudioWebsite   Blog   Behance   Pinterest   Facebook   CafePress   Twitter  Linked In