Nevada SCBWI

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February 2011 Blog Posts (2)

The Heart of a Monkey

New Illustrator's project.  I picked number 13 and it's "The Heart of a Monkey".


Briefly the story goes:

"A crocodile wants to eat a monkey's heart and entices him out of his fig tree home with the promise of taking him on the river to an island with lush mango trees.  The monkey agrees and climbs aboard the croc's back.  Halfway to the island, the croc reveals his motive and the quick thinking monkey tells him he left is heart back in the tree for safe keeping.…


Added by Donna Jeanne Koepp on February 27, 2011 at 12:17pm — 5 Comments

Illustrators!!! Portfolio Builders . . . Here Are A Couple of Links Worth Checking Out

Hello Artists!!


I've recently come across a couple of blog posts from insiders that shed some light on what's expected of illustrator's who are seeking work in the industry. One of the links is from an editor and one is from a website builder. Both have a bit of snark in their advice, but it's truly sound advice. Hope you find some good info if you take a peek.


Happy Reading!

Happy Creating.



Added by Cynthia Kremsner on February 10, 2011 at 1:44pm — No Comments

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