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Patti

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Expertise

I can offer tips of how to use materials as well as different techniques to try out. I'd be happy to answer questions regarding illustration, technique, materials, offer tips or questions about art in general.

Experience in the area

I've worked professionally as an illustrator for over 25 years. I've illustrated numerous children's books, classroom games, textbook/workbooks, posters and educational materials. My work has appeared in such noteworthy publications as Highlights for Children, Scholastic Magazine, and the New York Times. Publishers I have worked with include McGraw Hill, North Atlantic Books, Hachai Publishing and MacMillan UK to name a few.

Education/Credentials

I'd be happy to answer questions regarding illustration, technique, materials, offer tips or questions about art in general.I will not answer questions about art appraisal, or identify artwork or artists of work you own. My only request is that you write me using standard English and punctuation.

What do you like about this subject?

I love art.

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

Art should be accessible to everyone. I hope by answering questions on the subject, people who might be curious or unsure, will gain the confidence to try something new.

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Recent Answers from Patti

2016-09-27 research for suitable musical dramatic school:

 Hi Ahmed,    In my last message I told you that your questions are beyond my range of expertise, and I gave you a link to the experts who specialize in educational grants.    I can't do anything more

2016-09-26 which kind of arts I love ?:

Hello again,    Like I said in my first message, I'm not an educator, so your question is a little out of my field of expertise. You'd get more in the way of facts and answers if you were to contact a

2016-08-29 which kind of arts I love ?:

Hi there,    I'm not an educator, so your question is a little out of my field of expertise.     To the best of my knowledge, higher education doesn't give out scholarships, unless you are already enrolled

2016-04-22 Photo:

 Hi James,    In my last message I gave you a list of products to try. If none of those suggestions worked for you, then I can't do any thing more to help.    Maybe contact the printer's manufacturer

2016-04-19 Glaze:

 Hello again,    I would first remove the threads with some 400 grit sandpaper, then try using Acrylic medium of some sort to fill the gaps.     There are several kinds of acrylic mediums, since I still

 

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