First up, for the voyeurs (or just curious folks!) check out a new feature we're starting on the Southern Breeze Illustrators' Corner blog. We're doing virtual studio tours of our illustrators' workspaces. First up, we have Elizabeth Dulemba's super-organized studio. Check it out here.
Next, as a buildup to the upcoming WIK SCBWI Conference on October 19-20 in Birmingham, several members are hosting interviews of many of our presenters on their own blogs. Here's a schedule of what's happened so far and what's coming up:
Aug. 15 Sharon Pegram at Writers and Wannabes
Aug. 16 Sarah Campbell at Alison Hertz’s blog, On My Mind
Aug. 17 F.T. Bradley at Laura Golden’s blog
Aug. 20 Chuck Galey at Elizabeth Dulemba’s blog
Aug. 21 Jo Kittinger at Bonnie Herold’s blog, Tenacious Teller of Tales
Aug. 22 Irene Latham at Robyn Hood Black’s blog, Read, Write, Howl
Aug. 23 Vicky Alvear Shecter at S.R. Johannes’ blog
Aug. 24 Doraine Bennett at Cathy Hall’s blog
Aug. 27 Virginia Butler at Bonnie Herold’s blog, Tenacious Teller of Tales
Aug. 28 Jodi Wheeler-Toppen at Diane Sherrouse’s blog, The Reading Road
Aug. 29 Ellen Ruffin at Sarah Frances Hardy’s blog, Picture This
Aug. 30 Donna Jo Napoli at Writers and Wannabes
As you can see, I'm interviewing the fabulous Ellen Ruffin on my blog this week, so check back in on Wednesday.
Lastly, since I haven't posted sketchbook Friday in . . . well, forever. Here's a sketch of my daughter Sallie that we used on her luau birthday party invitations.