Oh the holidays and all the prep. Santa’s calendar is a reminder not to procrastinate– he gets started as early as January 1st. I’m kind of a sucker for puns so I couldn’t resist naming one of the books on his shelf “Deer Diary.” Ssssssh, Santa can hear you groaning all the way to the… Read More Happy December 1st! Let the Holiday Season Begin!
I used to be a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. This illustration was entered in a competition they sponsored. Hasn’t everyone experienced a supermarket meltdown? My kids didn’t care a clump about the sugar lumps but the soda aisle was a different story. Yup, I’m an ogre when it comes… Read More High Drama in The Cereal Aisle
The face of the woman in “Dogs Don’t Drive” was developed from a doodle on a sticky note. Note to doodlers: Keep those scraps!
I was working as an auto claims manager and had heard every absurd accident story on the planet. Who the heck takes off pantyhose while driving? — I should have written down her name and address to document just WHO does! The whacky driving stories started to play out in doodles of dogs doing similar… Read More “Dogs Don’t Drive!” In the 90’s