Tag Archives: Art

Call for Art and Poetry Submissions: July’s Theme Is “Vacation”

Summer is just around the corner, kids are getting out of school, and many people are planning vacations. Whether that means going to museums, the beach, camping, a trip abroad, or just not having to go to school, kids look … Continue reading

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An Interview with Art Director Jess Tice-Gilbert, by Virginia Law Manning

Each year I kick off the first day of my summer camp letting the children explore different picture book formats—the traditional hardcover, the less expensive paperback, sturdy board books, and a wide variety of novelty books. Books with flaps, tabs, … Continue reading

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#LoveMadeVisible: Phantom and Christine, by Eleanor Evans

  The musical theater is a big part of my family’s life and my children and I are great admirers of The Lord Lloyd-Webber’s works. I submitted the piece “The Phantom and Christine” for the February theme because the image … Continue reading

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#BelieveInMagic Day 23: Magic Spells, by Gayle C. Krause (plus 2 Giveaways!)

On the final day of our art and poetry show, Gayle C. Krause has been generous enough to offer not one, but TWO giveaways to a lucky winner!! We hope you’ve enjoyed all the MAGIC! Magic Spells Black hat. Bone. Rune … Continue reading

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#BelieveInMagic Day 21: August Leisure, by Jennifer Hansen Rolli

Jennifer Hansen Rolli is a fine artist, author, and illustrator from Bucks County.  You can learn more about Jenny and her books, illustrations, and artwork at www.jenniferhansenrolli.com

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#BelieveInMagic Day 20: Make a Wish! by Anni Matsick (plus Giveaway!)

A hand signed and matted print of this watercolor by Anni Matsick will be sent to the lucky person chosen randomly from the posted comments! A name of their choice will be added, and the mat will fit in an 8” … Continue reading

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#BelieveInMagic Day 17: Red Door, by Jennifer Hansen Rolli

Jennifer Hansen Rolli is a fine artist, author, and illustrator from Bucks County.  You can learn more about Jenny and her books, illustrations, and artwork at www.jenniferhansenrolli.com

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#BelieveInMagic Day 15: These Boots Were Made For Magic, by Lori Ann Palma

Lori Ann Palma earned a Fine Arts degree before deciding she wanted to tell stories with words instead of pictures. Now focused on Young Adult fiction, she writes and creates in southern New Jersey, contributes to the Adventures in YA … Continue reading

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#BelieveInMagic Day 14: Mushroom Magic, by Kim Kurki (plus Book Giveaway!)

Mushroom Magic If you come upon a mushroom ring, it’s sure to bring delight. What magic caused this marvel that has popped up over night? The fungus known as Fairy Ring grows in a circle round, Where some say fairies … Continue reading

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#BelieveInMagic Day 12: Dreamland Opens Here, by Rebecca Rhodin

Rebecca Rhodin is an eastern Pennsylvania born and raised illustrator who resides west of Allentown. She is earning a Master of Fine Arts degree in Illustration with C.F. Payne at the University of Hartford. A graduate of the University of … Continue reading

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