Purple Island Award for Dépêche-toi!

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Awards, Recent work
Purple Island Award for Dépêche-toi!

My illustrations for Dépêche-toi! (Hurry Up!) have won a Purple Island Award in the Nami Concours! 18 prizes were distributed with the Grand Prize going to Polish designer, Malgorzata Gurowska, for her book, “The Locomotive.” The Nami Concours is a biennial international children’s book illustration competition that aims to give winners global exposure and inspire others to higher […]

Mère Michel in Los Angeles

Posted by on Dec 20, 2016 in Awards
Mère Michel in Los Angeles

Mère Michel has found herself in the annual exhibition of the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, Illustration West 55, as one of the best illustrations of the year in the Children’s Market category. This the second illustration from the French nursery rhyme book “Mes jolies comptines” to be awarded this year! I am particularly pleased […]

Animal chess for Grilled Cheese magazine

Posted by on Oct 29, 2016 in Recent work
Animal chess for Grilled Cheese magazine

The editors at Grilled Cheese (the bilingual magazine for kids) invited me to design and illustrate a board game for their Play issue. I decided to adapt a game that my father played with me when I was a kid : Chinese animal chess. This is a game of strategy but with very simple rules that children […]

French nursery rhymes now in bookshops

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016 in Recent work
French nursery rhymes now in bookshops

“Mes jolies comptines à écouter”, a book and CD of classic French nursery rhymes is now in the bookshops in Quebec, Canada. Published by Auzou in Paris, France, the large format board book comes with a CD of 10 songs arranged by Maryse Letarte, an accomplished musician and singer from Montreal. This book aims to reintroduce […]

Mr. Crocodile at the Dominique-Savio Youth Center

Posted by on Apr 25, 2015 in Recent work
Mr. Crocodile at the Dominique-Savio Youth Center

I and 14 other illustrators of children’s books participated in a mural painting project organized by Illustration Quebec and the popular kid lit blog Les Petits Mots-Dit. The 13 murals were painted in the hallways and common rooms in the 6 to 12 year olds section of the Dominique-Savio Youth Center in Montreal all in one day. […]