MFA Illustration as Visual Essay


BFA, Pratt Institute; MFA, Lesley University


Clients include

Simon & Schuster, Arena Stage, Criterion Collection. Former clients include: Alta, Texas Monthly, History Channel, Penguin Random House, Suntup Editions, Holiday House


One-person exhibitions include

Elaine Bailey Augustine Art Gallery, University of North Alabama, Florence; Orlando Museum of Art, FL; National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature, Abilene, TX


Group exhibitions include

Lockwood Gallery, Kingston, NY; Band of Vices, Los Angeles

Books illustrated

More than 70 children's books, including: On Her Wings; This Is the Rope: A Story from the Great Migration; The Bell Rang; Hardcourt; Overground Railroad; Game Changers; Sonny Rollins Plays the Bridge; Gridiron


Awards and honors include

Coretta Scott King Award, NAACP Image Award, Coretta Scott King Honor Award