Lisa Cinelli is a painter, children’s book author/illustrator and Teaching Artist. She taught Children’s Book Illustration at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago for almost twenty years before moving to New York. Lisa leads workshops internationally connecting words and pictures. She loves color and line, paints in gouache and ink and travels everywhere with her sketchbook. Her illustration credits include: Holiday House, Bebop Books, Harcourt Brace Publishers, Cricket magazine, Ladybug magazine and Augsburg Fortress.