Feature in “Ginseng Roots”

Happy October! It’s finally here! I wanted to let you all know about a small project that I was working on! A while ago I was asked by Craig Thompson, cartoonist and the author of the award-winning books Blankets; Good-bye, Chunky Rice; and Habibi, to do a short 2-page feature for issue #7 of his Ginseng Roots serializedContinue reading “Feature in “Ginseng Roots””

Autoptic 2020 – Comics Submission

Hello! I hope you’re doing well. I just wanted to share that recently I made a two-page comic for Autoptic’s 2020 Catalog! “Autoptic is an arts festival that celebrates independent print culture, with an emphasis on comics and print-based multiples as well as alternative & small press labels of varying media (autoptic.org).” The festival isContinue reading “Autoptic 2020 – Comics Submission”

Astrid & Apollo Series Virtual Book Launch!

Exciting news! I am happy to be a host for the launch of V.T. Bidania‘s Astrid & Apollo book series illustrated by Dara Lashia Lee! The book series officially releases Saturday, August 1st, 2020; therefore, the writer, artist, and I are hosting a Facebook LIVE virtual book launch to celebrate the release! BOOK LAUNCH DATE:Continue reading “Astrid & Apollo Series Virtual Book Launch!”

Reflections on SCBWI’s Marvelous Midwest Conference 2019

Hi everyone! On the weekend of May 3-5th, 2019, I had the opportunity to attend the Society of Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators’ Marvelous Midwest Conference in Naperville, Illinois. This was my first time attending any SCBWI conference, since I recently just joined the organization last fall. I wanted to share with you my experiencesContinue reading “Reflections on SCBWI’s Marvelous Midwest Conference 2019”