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October 28, 2017 ::: Offical Book Launch Party


I am so excited for the release of my newest picture book, "Where Are All the Minnesotans?", written by Karlyn Coleman and published by the Minnesota Historical Society Press. (Insert cheers here) .  It is a delightfully written story about Minnesotans and the winter season.

Join Karlyn and I for the official book launch party at the marvelous Red Balloon Bookstore in St. Paul. The event starts at 10:30am. Arrive early to snag a seat as these events fill up.  Karlyn will read the book and I'll talk about creating the artwork. I'll also be bringing some of the original artwork.  What is better than, books, refreshments and fun? See you there.

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SCBWI Illustration Mentor

I will be attending the 2017 MN SCBWI (Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators) conference at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus.  I am the 2017-2018 Illustration Mentor for the MN SCBWI. I am so pleased to announce that I will be mentoring, illustrator Betsy LePlatt. She is the winner of the free, 1 year mentorship. I look forward to working with Betsy, getting to know her and her work and helping her with her professional career. Congrats, Betsy.

 2017 Minnesota SCBWI Conference - Carrie Hartman + Betsy LePlatt

2017 Minnesota SCBWI Conference - Carrie Hartman + Betsy LePlatt

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