September 30, 2009

Sue Shanahan


"The Path is Lighted as I Go" art for greeting card.
Colored pencil over watercolor with white highlights.
For more info on Sue's art go to:

September 29, 2009

Gail Ross

You go first...
Watercolor
copyright 2009
See more of Gail's art at:

Christine Mix

Ghosty's Eve, by Christine Mix copyright 2009
Watercolor/gouache
www.chrismixart.com

Laura Zarrin


Daisy the Flower Fairy
Color Pencil & Watercolor
Copyright Laura Zarrin
All rights reserved.
To see more of Laura's work visit LauraZarrin, PixieBears, blog & her shop.

Michelle Henninger


Rowan's Quest
Watercolor
© 2009 Michelle Henninger
To view Michelle's portfolio go to:
www.michellehenninger.com

September 28, 2009

Jill Bergman


Four Little Monsters
Linocut with watercolor, copyright 2009
www.jillbergman.com

Diane Dawson Hearn



This illustration is from Winnie the Lovesick
Dragon by Mercer Mayer, published by
Macmillan. To see more artwork, go to
www.dianedawsonhearn.com

ARTIMAGOS

A DEAR DAUGHTER
Digital color. ©for Bruño.
More pieces of illustration and design at our gallery. And, in spanish, a cheerful look at books for children.

Penny Weber


"Dragon Rider"
Acrylic and colored pencils
please veiw more at www.pennyweberart.com

September 23, 2009

Sue Shanahan


Unpublished children's book illustration.
Colored pencil over watercolor with white highlights.
For more info on Sue's art go to:


September 22, 2009

Laura Zarrin


Violet the Flower Fairy
Color Pencil & Watercolor
Copyright Laura Zarrin
All rights reserved.
To see more of Laura's work visit LauraZarrin, PixieBears, blog & her shop.

September 21, 2009

Christine Mix

Pencil drawing From Spike and the Wee Sea Folk, a PB Dummy
By Christine Mix copyright 2009
www.chrismixart.com

Ginger Nielson


~ No more jumping on the bed!
©Ginger Nielson 2009
To visit Ginger's Portfolio

Michelle Henninger

"School Lunch"
Watercolor
© 2009 Michelle Henninger
To view Michelle's portfolio go to:
www.michellehenninger.com

September 20, 2009

ARTIMAGOS


THIS IS LOVE
Digital color. ©
More pieces of illustration and design at our gallery. And, in spanish, a cheerful look at books for children.

September 17, 2009

Alison Davis Lyne

*Note: no geese were harmed in the making of this sketch!
Pencil sketch for a Visual Book Review of
"Autumn Winifred Oliver Does things Different" written by
Kristian O'Donnell Tubb
To see the whole Visual Book Review please visit
To see more of Alison's artwork please visit

Laura Zarrin


Lily the Flower Fairy
Color Pencil & Watercolor
Copyright Laura Zarrin
All rights reserved.
To see more of Laura's work visit LauraZarrin, PixieBears, blog & her shop.

Gail Ross

Cover Art for Badger's Busy Day
The Badger Book Series
by Barbara Tyner & Laura Johnston
In progress

September 16, 2009

Sue Shanahan


Illustration from book "What I Believe"
Colored pencil over watercolors with white highlights.
For more information on Sue's art go to:

September 15, 2009

Penny Weber


Image from up-coming picture book, "On My Way To School" written by the children from Tanzania published by First Person Publishing.
Acrylic and colored pencils.
Please veiw more of Penny's work at www.pennyweberart.com

Christine Mix

September 14, 2009

Ginger Nielson ~ Lizards on Leaves


Part of a series of "Cards for Kids"
©Ginger Nielson
You may visit Ginger's portfolio here.

ARTIMAGOS


AN EXOTIC BIRD
Digital color. ©Published by Voramar (Pluja de lletres, reading pieces)
More pieces of illustration and design at our gallery. And, in spanish, a cheerful look at books for children.

September 13, 2009

Samuel Kirkman

From OUWANGALAYMAH! the "Tail" of the Name of the Tree
a new all ages Graphic Novel based on the Bantu tale.
See the work in progress at Sam's web site
and keep up to date with the struggles of the artist at his blog
contact him through either or shoot him an email at

Diane Dawson Hearn



A Wish is Granted is an illustration I did for an
unpublished story. See more artwork at
www.dianedawsonhearn.com

September 10, 2009

Sue Shanahan


Stardust
Colored pencil over watercolor with white highlights.
Greeting card illustration and featured on You Tube video (link below)


For more info on Sue's art go to:


Alison Davis Lyne

Renaissance love-ink on board
To see more of Alison's work please visit

September 8, 2009

Christine Mix

Fairy Soup, spot illustration for Write Out of the Oven! Ink/watercolor wash
by: Josephine Waltz, illustrated by Christine Mix, published by Teacher Idea's Press/Greenwood Publishing, 2005
www.chrismixart.com

Michelle Henninger


"Magika"
Watercolor
© 2009 Michelle Henninger
To view Michelle's portfolio go to:
www.michellehenninger.com

Laura Zarrin



Sparky
Color Pencil & Watercolor
Copyright Laura Zarrin
All rights reserved.
To see more of Laura's work visit LauraZarrin, PixieBears, blog & her shop.

Linda T. Snider Ward


The Perfect Dance Partner
watercolor on paper

View Linda's work at
www.lindasniderward.com
www.childrensillustrators.com/artpony

Kathy Hare

"Freedom Song"
Graphite pencil.
copyright Kathy Hare 2009
www.kathyhareillustration.com

Samuel Kirkman

From OUWANGALAYMAH! the "Tail" of the Name of the Tree
a new all ages Graphic Novel based on the Bantu tale.
See the work in progress at Sam's web site
and keep up to date with the struggles of the artist at his blog
contact him through either or shoot him an email at

Ginger Nielson


Please take time to visit my portfolio with my thanks.

September 7, 2009

Gail Ross

Cover art for Book 5
The Badger Book Series
by Barbara Tyner & Laura Johnston
In progress
Watercolor, 2009
See more of Gail's Art at:

ARTIMAGOS


MARTA Y RAKO
Digital color. ©
More pieces of illustration and design at our gallery. And, in spanish, a cheerful look at books for children.

September 4, 2009

Michelle Henninger


"Museum Field Trip"
Watercolor
© 2009 Michelle Henninger
To view Michelle's portfolio go to:
www.michellehenninger.com

September 3, 2009

Lisa J. Michaels

From "Alphey Loves Letters", for release in 2010.
Pencil and Adobe Photoshop
To view more of Lisa's portfolio, click here

Sue Shanahan


Illustration of author/playwright Lillian Hellman for book "Lilly"
Colored pencil over watercolors on museum board with white highlights.
To see more of Sue's work go to www.sueshanahan.com

Alison Davis Lyne

"I only picked a few......" Pen & Pencil on board
To see more of Alison's work please visit

September 1, 2009

What do you feed a Unicorn?


You feed him new mown hay sprinkled with stardust *:) ~ of course.

Laura Zarrin


Gadget Bug — Ant
Ink & Watercolor
Copyright Laura Zarrin
All rights reserved.
To see more of Laura's work visit LauraZarrin, PixieBears, blog & her shop.

Christine Mix

Spike and Wordo's Magical Wish (an oldie but, goodie)