Description There once was a tree that grew up and as it grew it formed eyes, ears, nose and mouth of a cat but it was challenged by a creature just as strange when it grew up. The family in the house knew little of the tree but watched as something wonderful happened.
Mike Cressy, USA Member Since October 2006 Artist Statement Got home from work the other day & saw a box waiting for me at my front door. From Capstone Press... the Atlantis book I illustrated last summer! Visit my blog to see pictures of the book! http://mikecressy.blogspot.com/2012/01/my-new-book-in-mail.html
Look what I got in my email a few days ago: Congratulations! You have been accepted into our 50th Illustration West Competition. And you're the Silver Award winner in the Children's Book category. SuperAlphabet Silver Award KitTeeKat Certificate Exhibit at the Gallery Nucleus at the end of March. Here's the link to the Silver award winning image: http://mikecressy.blogspot.com/2012/01/sila-silver-award-winner-for-this-year.html
I posted a book trailer of a kid's ABC picture book that I'm going to self publish this fall... check it out: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hg_xWxX7HMo