Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Speaker Profile - Skylaar Amann

Illustrator and Writer

Region: Oregon
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Skylaar Amann is the author/illustrator of LLOYD FINDS HIS WHALESONG, (Page Street Kids, 2020) and SMILE, SOPHIA, (forthcoming 2022, Feiwel & Friends). She is a member of SCBWI and Women Who Draw, as well as a picture book mentor for WriteMentor. Skylaar specializes in children's and science-themed art. Her clients include Surfrider, Pinna, Sitka Sound Science Center, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 826 Seattle, Adventure! Children's Museum, Scientific American, and Paxton Gate. 

Skylaar has twelve years of experience in communications and now works as a freelance illustrator, editor, and instructor. She is represented by Jessica Watterson of Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency. You can learn more about her at