Vicky Rubin

I draw funny.

Vicky Rubin

Vicky Rubinis the author and illustrator of Ralphie and the Swamp Baby and author of The Three Swingin’ Pigs, both from Holt. She has illustrated magazines, activity books, greeting cards, and signage. Her humorous poetry has appeared in Cricket and Spider magazines. She enjoys all-night diners, lipstick, and dancing. Please visit her at //doodlesoop.com.

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Nov. 2014 Review Follow-up

Nov. 2014 Review Follow-up

by Vicky Rubin

These are the responses received from the guest reviewers. The other three (Chad Beckerman, Jill Davis, Patti Ann Harris) did not respond or did not wish to receive material at this time. Patti Ann Harris has moved to a new publisher. RESPONSES: Mallory Grigg Art Director Grosset & Dunlop “To answer your first question, I […]

2016 Illustrator Directories

2016 Illustrator Directories

by Vicky Rubin

These color and black and white PDF directories feature member work and contact info. Click on the covers to view or download each directory. Click the link below to download a PDF of the 46-page 2016 Color Directory: cbig color directory 2016   Click the link below to download the 23-page 2016 Black and White Directory […]

May 1, 2016: Kelly Delaney, Associate Editor, Alfred A. Knopf Crown Books for Young Readers

May 1, 2016: Kelly Delaney, Associate Editor, Alfred A. Knopf Crown Books for Young Readers

by Vicky Rubin

May 1, 2016  CBIG Meeting Guest speaker: Kelly Delaney, Associate Editor, Alfred A. Knopf Crown Books for Young Readers (Imprint of Random House Children’s Books) //penguinrandomhouse.com and //www.randomhouse.com/kids PDF Handout: Knopf Editors (low res) PDF Handout: Knopf Editors (high res, same handout) Portfolios reviewed at May 1, 2016 meeting: Laura Goetz, Kimberly Rose Batti, Stephanie Ruble, […]

CBIG Meeting Sept. 18, 2016. Guest speaker: Saho Fuji, Art Director, Little, Brown and Company BFYR

CBIG Meeting Sept. 18, 2016. Guest speaker: Saho Fuji, Art Director, Little, Brown and Company BFYR

by Vicky Rubin

CBIG Meeting 9/18/16 Guest speaker: Saho Fuji, Art Director, Little, Brown and Company BFYR //www.hachettebookgroup.com/kids/ (The 3-page handout given by Saho is included below as images. Click here for a high-res PDF of it. Link is from Box.com and opens in a new window)   CBIG Portfolios reviewed: Deborah Cuneo, Patricia Keeler, Jen Ball, Mike Ciccotello, Anna Kim […]

Nov. 2016 Review Follow-up Info

Nov. 2016 Review Follow-up Info

by Vicky Rubin

Nov. 2016 Review Follow-up Hi CBIG 2016/2017 Members: We sent a brief questionnaire to the 11 reviewers at the Nov 20, 2016 CBIG Portfolio Review. To date, we have received 6 responses. Below are their replies as to whether they welcomed submissions etc. We will let you know when we have more responses. Note: For […]