PICTURE BOOKS ILLUSTRATED IN FULL COLOR
Jesus' Little Parables of the Kingdom
by Diane Worfolk Allison (Christian Science Publishing Society, 1998)
Pets, People and Prayer collected essays
(Christian Science Publishing Society, 1999)
My Worst Days Diary
by Suzanne Altman (Bank Street,1995)
Wishing at Dawn in Summer
by Nancy White Carlstrom (Little Brown,1993)
This is the Key to the Kingdom
by Diane Worfolk Allison (Little Brown,1992)
In Window Eight, the Moon is Late
by Diane Worfolk Allison (Little Brown,1988)
Chester and Uncle Willoughby
by Patricia Kier Edwards (Little Brown,1987)
READING BOOKLETS ILLUSTRATED IN FULL COLOR:
Wendy's Puppy, Letter in a Bottle, Counting the Milky Way
CHILDREN'S NOVELS ILLUSTRATED IN PENCIL WITH FULL COLOR COVERS:
Julian, Secret Agent
by Ann Cameron (Random House,1988)
The Case of the Elevator Duck
by Polly Berends, (Random House, 1989)
by Susan Saunders (Dutton, 1990)
ILLUSTRATIONS ALSO APPEAR IN
• Ladybug Magazine,
• The Christian Science Monitor,
• The Christian Science Sentinel
• Leader Magazine
OTHER PUBLISHED WRITINGS
• Raw Vision magazine:
Joseph Yoakum at the Beginning: The Show at the Whole
Biographical essay of a major outsider artist. 1998
• The Christian Science Sentinel and The Christian Science Journal
Poems and essays 1996 - present
• The Christian Science Monitor
Art history/experience essays for children
on Max Beckmann, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Signac, and Egyptian Art. 1983-84
`Miriam' -- a one woman, one puppet show developed and performed at the Makor Center of the 92nd Street Y and other venues, 2002-2006; first written and performed in 1984 as a dance-narrative.
Story-telling performances and author/illustration programs in schools throughout the country. 1989 - Present.
Tada! Children's Musical theater company. Developed musical assemblages and original stories for the youngest students to perform. 1997-2000
Member, Brookline Acting Company, an improvisational group.
Helped develop and perform a piece against nuclear proliferation. 1991
Sears Roebuck: Wrote several brief sales scripts for p.o.p. films. 1984-1985
Anastasia Natasha Anatolya Borscht, Bolshoi Ballerina -- Siberian Division, comic routine developed and performed for senior citizen groups. 1984.
`Beyond the Magic Door', half-hour children's TV show, ABC affiliate. A warm puppet/ person comedy with moral themes, sponsored by council of Rabbis, Chicago. Wrote several scripts and songs.1984-1985.
Noah's Ark, and Big Blue comes to Murray. Co-wrote, directed, costumed and choreographed these two musicals as a volunteer at Murray Elementary, a Chicago public school. 1976-1977
MACALESTER COLLEGE, St. Paul, MN B.A. 1970, with core majors in art/literature
Co-editor of yearbook. Awarded honors for painting and dance.
MIDWEST MONTESSORI TRAINING CENTER, Chicago Director's Certificate
CONTINUING EDUCATION CLASSESelle Spirn's Children's Writer's workshop.
2003-04 92nd STREET Y: Developing a One-person Show (two terms).
1998-01 Member of Barbara Seuling's Children's Writer's workshop.
1994-00 PARSONS: Watercolor, Color Theory, Graphic Design.
1990-00 NEW SCHOOL: Writing for Children workshops (four terms),
Writing for Film and TV (two terms), Song-writing (two terms).
1992 HB STUDIOS: Improvisation, Movement.
1978 SECOND CITY THEATER, Chicago: Improvisation Techniques.
1986 Free-lance illustrator, writer, storyteller, visiting author, portrait artist.
William B. May. Real Estate sales. Sold seven properties.
2000 CUNY Tech, Brooklyn. Adjunct professor of writing.
1997-00 Tada! Children's Theater Company, NYC. Teacher, theater arts.
1980-85 Ancona Montessori School, Chicago. Teacher, art, theater.
1972-76 Ezzard Charles Montessori School, Chicago. Assistant teacher.
PROJECTS IN DEVELOPMENT
The Dreamkeeper of Ohmm Children's science fiction novel.
Dorothy, a Vaudeville Tale Picture book of my mother's Vaudeville days
Concert! Picture book about an upstate family visiting New York City for a concert
Rainbow Wedding Picture book about a hand-made wedding of two cultures.