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Happy Hanukkah to all Celebrating!

Happy Hanukkah For all Celebrating! For more art and poetry, my poem and art are part of Kathy Temean’s Blog post on Hanukkah: http://kathytemean.wordpress.com/20…/…/16/happy-chanukah-2/… Hustle of Hanukkah Hustle of Hanukkah somehow squeezing it in In between holidays falling often mid … Continue reading

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#Inktober, Holiday Art…

Working on some Holiday Art with my micron pen and Dr. Martin Dyes.

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Boo… New Illustration 1 of 5 from Cats and Spider

Boo…  This is 1 of a series of 5 illustrations from Cats and Spider, that will probably make its way into my Etsy Shop as a card or print. I’m working on it for the Bologna Children’s Competition but not … Continue reading

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Michelle Kogan Illustrator in the Spotlight for The Prairie Wind, SCBWI-IL Newsletter January 2013

I have the honor of being the Illustrator in the Spotlight for the January 2013  The Prairie Wind, Newsletter of the Illinois Chapter of the SCBWI. I was invited to write an article with illustrations. The article is called Journey … Continue reading

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Michelle Kogan: Archived Black & White Cards in my Etsy Shop

      Found these two black and white pen and ink and watercolor cards I had created a while back and thought I’d add them to my Etsy Shop at a special price. You can look at them and … Continue reading

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Michelle Kogan’s Art is Featured this Week on Harold Underdown’s FB cover photo

This week I am happy to have my art  featured as the cover photo on Harold Underdown’s FB page. Harold is a children’s book editor and the author of  The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Publishing Children’s Books. It’s a great … Continue reading

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Terri Murphy’s Journey of a Picture Book: One Day I Went Rambling

June 2nd at the Prospect Heights Public Library, I had the great pleasure of attending Terri Murphy’s Journey of  a Picture Book, an illustrator’s presentation of: One Day I Went Rambling a new picture book written by Kelly Bennett and illustrated by Terri … Continue reading

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IF: Forward, Looking Forward to an Early Spring!

“Gee, I was looking forward to an early spring…” Me too, thought the groundhog.  This weeks Illustration Friday topic is Forward, suggested by Becky Caldwell. Thanks Becky and IF, great topic!  Hope you enjoy the critter, and by the way … Continue reading

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