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Jul 16

Hello all, thank you so much for including me in this community!


Edited: Jul 17

I'm excited to see what everyone is up to! I'm an author / illustrator based in Vancouver, Canada where I also work in schools as a support worker for students with disabilities. I find this influences the work I produce and I tend towards creating books that can be a resource in schools, especially regarding social emotional themes. I have worked in a blend of traditional and digital media, but am diving more into painting digitally and trying to figure all of that out. I am also working on developing a more well rounded portfolio in my current style while I gather feedback on my latest project. I am about to send everything out in search of an agent, so am also very excited about this forum as a space to share and learn from others' experiences on the industry side of things.

Welcome to the forum!! :) can you tell us a little more about you, your work and anything else you want to share (pet, hobbies, kids... ;)


Hope you will like it here!

Hi Noemie, yes I can share a bit more! In all honesty it took me a moment to figure out how the posting worked and I was just writing in the title area.

So glad you joined us here! Love your work, it really stands out. Also, as a father of a son with autism; more power to you for your involvement with students who have disabilities. 😁👍

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