“Pooch Parlor”

I’m behind in posting published illustrations, so below is a Hidden Picture I created for Highlights:

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Hidden Picture–“Bee’s/Bees’ Flowers”

Below is a hidden picture for Highlights for Children, which I forgot about. It fits the thoughts of spring coming soon (hopefully)!

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(c) Highlights

Happy New Year 2016!

Hello to the new year!



Christmas 2015

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Christmas Fun: A Partridge in a Pear Tree

Playing around with style, different background textures…

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Thanksgiving ’15

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Clubhouse Jr., “Party at the Park” Illustration Samples

New back-page puzzle for Clubhouse Jr….


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“My Home, Your Home” Book Sample Illustrations

“My Home, Your Home”, an educational children’s book from Cloverleaf books, and some samples below.

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“My Language, Your Language” Book Sample Illustrations

I did some illustrations for a cool series of educational/learning books from Cloverleaf books. This one is called “My Language, Your Language”. Samples below.







Mermaid Illustration

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Samples: Chirp Summer 15–Surf’s Up!

An illustration created for the summer ’15 issue of Chirp magazine:

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Samples: Pony-Boy & Puppies in the Park

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Highlights Hidden Pictures: “Jojo’s Fro-Yo” Illustration

I was passing a magazine shop the other day and found this Hidden Picture illustration I did in the recent Highlights Hidden Pictures magazine. Perfect for summer! Enjoying some frozen yogurt at Fro-Yo’s. : ) Thank you, Highlights!

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(c) Highlights for Children

Sample Illustration: HighFive Hidden Picture

This is a new Hidden Picture puzzle illustration for Highfive Magazine. I also have some closeups of the little mouse running the race, below. Silly mice!

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(c) Highlights for Children

Sample Illustrations: “Hay There, Neighbor!”

This is a fun puzzle I illustrated for the back of a Focus on the Family Publication, Clubhouse, Jr.

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Close ups:



(c) Focus on the Family