Category Archives: 3 Little Aliens

Three Little Prints

I recently had three requests for prints and one of them was for the book The Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot. So I went through 300 back-up DVD’s and CD’s and found the art. I just thought I’d post … Continue reading

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More pics from school visits!

The Green Beans are always WANTED! Just a few of the amazing cards I got. Wow! And this one had a surprise on the inside! A POP-UP!! How cool is that!? More beans hanging around looking for trouble… Even some … Continue reading

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Warrenton Grade School

I had a great time visiting Warrenton Grade School in Oregon! I spent time with hundreds of kids across two days and answered so many great questions about writing, drawing and even animation, that I left totally inspired. Thanks for … Continue reading

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Picture books and more…

Here is a great site that was recently shared with me.  It’s a blog that covers what a first grader and her mom, a librarian, are reading this summer.  There are a lot of wonderful books mentioned and yes, one … Continue reading

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School visit and book signing

I got to watch rain dance across the open fields on my way down to Salem last night for a book signing.  I’d like to thank the Morningside Elmentary school for being such a great host. I had a ton … Continue reading

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Commercially Non-commercial…part 2.

I have never been a fan of doing detailed early sketches. When I trained for animation in graduate school I discovered that my best drawings came when I drew a lot of pictures and only worried about the ‘final’ clean … Continue reading

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The Three Little Aliens…Get’s reviewed. By a kid!

A nice review from the This Kid Reviews Books blog of The Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot. It’s great to see people continue to discover the book and enjoy it.

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