Friday, September 27, 2019

I'm so excited to show you my next book, out early next year.  It's called Sootypaws, A Cinderella Story.  It's a retelling of the classic tale, with a mousy heroine, wicked steprats and a surprise ending!
You can see more about it or pre-order HERE!

Friday, September 20, 2019

Today's the day!
Save our beautiful earth!  Participate in the world-wide climate strike it for the animals!

Friday, July 5, 2019


Come see the unveiling of a Mouseland diorama display and celebrate the 10th anniversary of Green Bean Books !  Tuesday, July 9th at noon, 16th & NE Alberta, Portland.

Thursday, May 9, 2019

                          Detail of a diorama I'm making for Green Bean Books in Portland.

Friday, May 3, 2019

The Mouse Mistress broke her mouse-making arm, so we'll be in reruns till further notice.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Sunday, January 20, 2019

New website!
  My new website is up and running!  You can see how I make Mouseland, read about my books, and learn about all things mouse.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Detail of a Mouseland diorama that is spending the holidays at Cloud & Leaf Bookstore, in Manzanita, Oregon.

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Book signing today!
I'll be at the wonderful Wild Arts Festival today at Montgomery Park, 12-4.
Nature and Art, what could be better?

Friday, August 3, 2018


I was privileged to be included with 14 other illustrators in Eric Carle's latest book, What's Your Favorite Bug, out last week.  My page was this katydid!

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

On the move!
Last chance to visit the Mouseland diorama in San Francisco!  It will be at Charlie's Corner through Friday 22nd, then it's on to Annie Bloom's Books in Portland.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Hot tub

I'm on a deadline. so the next month will be mostly posts from the past...this is from 2010

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

moving house
Mouseland is on the road!  The traveling diorama will be leaving LA this weekend for San Francisco, where it will be visiting Charlie's Corner through June.
I'll also be signing books at the LA Times Festival of Books on Saturday at 1PM, booth #732...stop by, say hi!

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Mouseland in LA!

Traveling Mouseland will be visiting Once Upon A Time Bookstore through April and the mice would love to see you!

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Seattle or Bust!

Mouseland is on the road!  The diorama will be moving into the window at Secret Garden Books in Seattle on Saturday, March 10th, when I'll be signing books for the Ballard ArtWalk on, 6-9PM.  Come and say hello!