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
 (packagers)


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)

Tent Show
 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


PERFORMER/PLAYWRIGHT
`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


EDUCATION
BACCALAUREATE
   MACALESTER COLLEGE, St. Paul, MN B.A. 1970, with core majors in art/literature
   Co-editor of yearbook.  Awarded honors for painting and dance.

POST-GRADUATE WORK
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.


EMPLOYMENT
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.