ABOUT DANA CAREY

  • Dana Carey is an author/illustrator. She is the SCBWI International Illustrator and the Assistant Regional Advisor for SCBWI France. She organizes writer/illustrator retreats, regional conferences, workshops and webinars. She earned a degree in Fine Arts and Graphic Design and later, a teaching certificate. Now she teaches English to adults and university students. Between classes, Dana dedicates as much time as possible to writing and illustrating. She also writes reader reports for international acquisitions for French publishers. Dana interviews illustrators for a monthly blogpost called The Postcard Post for the Sub It Club, a support group for authors and illustrators. Based on a picture book dummy submission, she was accepted by the Rutgers University Council on Children’s Literature for attendance at the One-on-One-Plus conference in 2015.