Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Lisa Cinelli - 2016 SCBWI Tomie dePaola Contest Winner

© Lisa Cinelli
We're happy to announce that CBIG member Lisa Cinelli is the First Place winner of the 2016 SCBWI Tomie dePaola Illustration Award! The illustration prompt for the contest was a passage from Little Red Riding Hood. There were over 400 entries for this year's SCBWI illustration contest. Way to go Lisa!

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Little Red Riding Hood - Diana Ting Delosh

Little Red
© Diana Ting Delosh
brush pen, ink, watercolor
My illustration of the scene where Little Red meets the Wolf. For more info on my illustration process please visit my Little Red blog post over at my personal blog.

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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Winter ~ Little Red Riding Hood - Ginger Nielson

This winter's red riding hood is a bit different from other paintings on the subject.  As little red had never seen a wolf before she had no idea how evil one could be.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015


Getting ready for CBIG November portfolio review.
www.patriciakeeler-author-illustrator.com

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Monday, October 12, 2015

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Yuko Katakawa, Stephanie Ruble, Marie McCann - 2015 B & W Illustration Directory

Yuko Katakawa
P - 12
Stephanie Ruble
P - 13

Marie McCann
P - 14


Please  click on the illustration directory links in the sidebar to view: 2015 Black & White Illustration Directory and 2015 Color Illustration Directory.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

2015 Black & White Illustration Directory Cover


YAY! - the 2015 Black & White Illustration Directory is out! Please click here to flip thru the 2015 Black & White Illustration Directory CBIG Pages.

The 2015 cover art winners of this years Black & White Directory are:  Kimberly Rose BattiAllyn HowardBarbara Wilcox DiLorenzoYuko Katakawa.

Please  click on the illustration directory links in the sidebar to view: 2015 Black & White Illustration Directory and 2015 Color Illustration Directory.

We will be featuring the illustrator pages in the upcoming posts for both directories. First up will be the 28 illustrators that participated in the Black & White directory.


Sunday, September 20, 2015

Brooklyn Public Library Fairytale Exhibit - Thumbelina -Diana Ting Delosh

Thumbelina © Diana Ting Delosh
ink, watercolor and digital
Fairy Tales Exhibit 
Central Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238
June 11- September 25, 2015
Featuring the Fairytale inspired art of CBIG members
Curated by Donna Miskend

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

FAIRY TALES EXHIBIT Brooklyn Central Library


June 11 - September 25, 2015 
Illustrations by Madonna Davidoff












Balinese Hansel & Gretel


















Pele,the Hawaiian Goddess of Fire 
 

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Fairy Tales: A Brooklyn Event! Cinderella by R.M.Rivera

                                                                  R.M.Rivera © 2015

Here is my artwork, titled Cinderella, for the Fairy Tales exhibit at the Brooklyn Central Library.
The show opens June 11th through September 25th. 


Monday, June 1, 2015

CBIG EVENTS- ABFE AUCTION, EXHIBITS


Master Storytellers Exhibit EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE 27 due to popular demand.

CBIG members join more children's book illustrators in a return to Poe Park Visitor Center for the MASTER STORYTELLERS exhibit, on view April 1 - May 30, 2015  EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE 27

Illustrations inspired by the classic tales of the brothers Grimm, Aesop, Kenneth Grahame, Joseph Jacobs, Shakespeare and more master storytellers.

Participating Members: Melissa Iwai, Lisa Cinelli, Angelique Anderson, Roberta Rivera, Donna Miskend, Clare Pernice,Yuko Katakawa, Nancy Doniger, Christine Mix, Kitty Leech, Delphine Henault, Robin Meeks, Vicky Rubin, Cheryl Taborsky
curated by Donna Miskend

2640 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10458
718.365.5516   WWW.NYCGOVPARKS.ORG


HIGHLIGHTS: 
artist panel, cbig: L Nancy Doniger, far R Donna Miskend

Kitty Leech

Melissa Iwai, art top
art Robin Meeks bottom
 
Donna Miskend with 1st graders 
Roberta Rivera
kids workshop with Rivera
ABFE CHILDREN'S BOOK ART AUCTION 2015
CBIG members contributed artwork for the American Bookseller's Association Children's Book Art Auction held at the Hyatt Hotel.  Contributing members: Stephanie Ruble, Patricia Keeler, Donna Miskend, Melissa Iwai, Wallace West, Madonna Davidof, Barbara DiLorenzo, Jennifer Thermes, Lisa Cinelli, Kristine Lombardi, Annie Raulson join many notable children's book illustrators.
Private auction and reception held May 26 at the Hyatt. Public auction opens June 1 and runs through June 8th click more info and HERE
Lisa Cinelli

Patricia Keeler

  
Jennifer Thermes
Stephanie Ruble
Barbara DiLorenzo
Kristine Lombardi

 
     
Wallace West
 
Donna Miskend
Judy Bloom Guest of Honor
Madonna Davidof
The auction is sponsored by ABFE, the ABC Children’s Group at ABA, and Random House Children’s Books (RHCB).
Auction proceeds will support ABFE’s defense of the free speech rights of kids, including the Kids’ Right to Read Project and Banned Books Week