Patricia Keeler, illustrator
Patricia Keeler lives across the Hudson River from New York City in Hoboken, NJ. Ms. Keeler received an undergraduate degree from Virginia Polytechical and State University and a master’s degree from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Before coming to Hoboken, Ms. Keeler worked in advertising for the Richmond Times Dispatch and was art director for PBS Television in Richmond, VA.
Ms. Keeler has illustrated and/or written several books, including THANK YOU ANGELS (Hay House, 2007), DRUMBEAT IN OUR FEET (Lee & Low, 2006), Car Wash (Lee & Low, 2004), A HUGE HOG IS A BIG PIG (Greenwillow/HarperCollins, 2002), and UNRAVELING FIBERS (Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon and Schuster, 1995).
Ms. Keeler was a winner of the Christopher Medal in 2011 and First Place, Best Book Category 2012, Blue Dragonfly award for the illustrations of WOULD YOU STILL LOVE ME IF (Summit Capital Publishing, 2010).