Laura Goetz is a fine artist who works as an illustrator, designer, and educator. Goetz captures the heart and emotions of people and animals in her watercolor paintings. She began illustrating in 1999, with a magazine cover for Executive Female. Some clients: Working Woman, Women’s American ORT, The Reporter, Queen of All Hearts, Nova Books and Journals, Gregory Orr Productions/History Channel. Laura Goetz is a member of the Society of Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators. She lives in New York with her family and their two dogs, Max and Duke.