ABOUT ELIZABETH DULEMBA

  • Elizabeth O. Dulemba is an award-winning children’s book author/illustrator with two dozen titles to her credit. She gives back to the community that supports her as Illustrator Coordinator for the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) Southern Breeze region (Alabama, Georgia, Florida panhandle) and as a board member for the Georgia Center for the Book. She is a Visiting Associate Professor at Hollins University in the MFA in Children’s Book Writing and Illustrating program. She also teaches writing and illustration at other venues and speaks regularly at schools, festivals, and events. Her latest picture book is LULA’S BREW (Xist Publishing) and her debut historical fiction mid-grade, A BIRD ON WATER STREET, will come out Spring 2014 (Little Pickle Press). Her “Coloring Page Tuesday” images (free to parents, teachers and librarians) garner around a million hits to her website annually with over 3,000 subscribers to her newsletter. Learn more at http://dulemba.com.

ARTIST STATEMENT

  • Elizabeth (a.k.a. “e”) can talk to your group about the nuts and bolts of breaking into children’s books, writing picture books, creating dummies, illustrating picture books, marketing yourself as an illustrator, chasing your passion, etc. She can talk to your group about writing: tackling topics that are perhaps bigger than you are and what to do when the story finds you. She can also adapt a talk to your needs. Please email for references and click here to learn more: http://dulemba.com/index_visits.html

PUBLICATIONS - View in Bookstore


  • Magazine Articles
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    Creating Picture Book Dummies

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    SCBWI Bulletin

    2013

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    Marketing - The Snowball Effect


    SCBWI Bulletin

    2010