Just recently myself and other Meggendorfer Prize winners received an invitation to speak and show examples of our work at an exhibition of pop-up books in Taiwan in the New Year. Needless to say I feel very honored to be invited and excited to go! […]
It’s been a while since I posted anything! Apologies! It’s not for the lack of anything happening, quite the contrary. I’ve been working on a number of new projects but I don’t want to jinx them by talking about them in detail yet. I’ve just completed a corporate pop-up for a launch party that happened […]
I feel honored to again be asked to produce the award for the 2012 Otter Gala held here in the San Francisco Bay Area. This is an annual event hosted by the Northern California Children’s Booksellers’ Association in recognition of people who have made a significant contribution towards children’s literature in Northern California during the […]
A lot of people have asked what is involved in creating a pop-up book, or more specifically, how did Paper Blossoms come about? I wondered how best to answer that and then I remembered that I’d written such an article a while back but had never posted it! So for those folks with time on […]
The release date for my new back has been put back to Fall 2010 due to “circumstances beyond my control!” This was a terrible disappointment to me, but it does give us the opportunity of letting more people know about the book before the release date.
After all our work, I’m really excited to see Amy Achaibou’s artwork in place, and photos of all the spreads in color. Below is the Lily Vase. Click here to see more images of the book.
Paper Blossoms is the perfect gift for Mother’s Day (May 9) 2010! Pre-order your copy today from Chronicle Books: http://www.chroniclebooks.com/index/main,book-info/store,books/products_id,8545/title,Paper-Blossoms/
One of the most complex pop-ups I’ve worked on is now completed! The Tropical Spread features a Bird of Paradise, Heliconia, several Gingers, Anthurems, and lush tropical vegetation. The white mock-up version is shown here but I’m itching to post the colored art pictures just as soon as we have pictures of the printed samples […]