Continued from my Home page:
That small girl was me, and I decided to become
When I grew up, I graduated with a degree in
Advertising Design from the Fashion Institute of
Technology in New York. After graduation I worked
as a paste-up artist and taught art for grades K-8.
Later I became a member of SCBWI and illustrated
children's educational literature. In 2015 a trip to New Zealand, where the Lord of the Rings
was filmed, inspired a desire to also write.
Currently I live in Washington state. I am a member of SCBWI, the 12x12 challenge, and
a participant in several critique groups.
When I am not illustrating or writing you can find me making dolls, hiking or travelling
with my husband, at church, or enjoying time spent with my three children and six
Thank you for