Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Speaker Profile - Akiko White

Illustrator and Writer

Region: Hawaii
Age Levels: 5-10, 11-13, and 14-17
Will Travel: Anywhere in the world
Skype Visit: Yes
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Akiko White received a BFA from the McNay Art Institute. She has won various awards from the Tomie dePaola in 2014, several cake awards, and in 2016 she was a contestant on Food Network's Cake Wars with a cake that was deemed, "the best designed cake in Cake Wars history!" At the present Akiko is writing, illustrating for children's picture books and creating edible sugar art. Akiko is looking for representation.

Presentation Description:
Intro into Cakelustration. (The art of creating Illustrations out of Cake)