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Battling Resistance in Illustration

By Diana Zipeto

At an art school critique many years ago, my figure drawing teacher told me, “Your drawings have improved, but you still need to do some inner work.” 696 more words


Meet the talented author/illustrator, Sarah Brannen!

CAROL GORDON EKSTER: Can you tell us a little about your journey of becoming an author/illustrator?

SARAH BRANNEN: I always knew I was going to be an artist – I guess I could say I always was an artist. 760 more words

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How PLAY can help your WORK

By Marianne Knowles

The company I work for, Six Red Marbles, develops technology-based educational materials for use in schools and other settings. Six Red Marbles has six core principles for developing materials for learners. 651 more words

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Naturalized Diversity

By Joyce Audy Zarins

Like daffodils naturalized in the woods, all Native Americans, immigrants from everywhere in the world, people with various abilities, talents, handicaps, and preferences populate our American nation. 1,075 more words

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Start by Calling Yourself an Artist

By Nancy Goulet

It was the last day, last session, and last chance to learn something new at the NESCBWI annual conference in Springfield, Massachusetts. I edged tentatively into… 1,002 more words

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