Interview: Carl Angel

MWD interview with artist Carl AngelFilipino American artist Carl Angel was born in Maryland and grew up in Hawaii, before moving to California to pursue his art studies.

His first book was a collection of three folk tales from the Philippines, Mga Kuwentong Bayan, illustrated … Continue reading …

Interview: Mary Hoffman

MWD Interview - Mary HoffmanMary Hoffman is the best-selling author of picture book Amazing Grace, which is currently celebrating its 25th Anniversary, as well as its six picture-book and chapter-book sequels and other acclaimed picture books such as The Colour of Home, An Angel … Continue reading …

Interview: Illustrator Proiti Roy

MWD Interview - Proiti Roy

Indian artist Proiti Roy has illustrated many picture books for children, as well as text books, book covers and magazine articles. Before ‘settling down to become an illustrator’, Proiti worked as a graphic designer in advertising and manufacturing, … Continue reading …

Interview – Jerdine Nolen

MWD Interview - Trish CookeAward-winning author Jerdine Nolen‘s picture books often tell stories that blend fantasy and realism in an unsettling way that delights young readers and fires their imaginations, from her first book Harvey Potter’s Balloon Farm, which was made into a … Continue reading …