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Cyndi Waldron
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An artist/illustrator who specializes in capturing the joys of childhood (and loves every minute of it)!
An artist/illustrator who specializes in capturing the joys of childhood (and loves every minute of it)!

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SCBWI WINTER ILLUSTRATION CONFERENCE (part 1) I am so glad I made it to this years SCBWI (Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators) Illustration conference! Last year, I was home sick with the flu! The illustration conference for the Utah/Idaho r...

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CHARACTER CONSISTENCY One of the many responsibilities of a children's book illustrator, is to keep the characters in your illustrations, consistent. This is also one of the most, if not the most, difficult to do! The shape of the head, body,... actually ev...

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MY JOURNEY AS AN ARTIST  I've longed to be a children's book illustrator for as long as I can remember, but as everyone knows... life happens. I don't regret my long journey to this point in my life. I've been blessed to be able to use my illustration/art a...

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GHOST STORIES I finally got a decent reproduction of one of my latest pieces! After two photographers, trying to shoot it myself, and then taking my painting to a scanning company, I think I'm satisfied! Ugh! I'm sure it's the contrast between the light and...

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MY BUSY YEAR WOW! You'd think, by viewing my blog, I fell off the earth! I assure you, I haven't! I guess I need to set a New Year's resolution to do better with letting you know about my comings and goings! I will do my best to review the highlights of my ...

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SOMETHING HARD FROM SOMETHING SOFT/ HUMAN CHARACTERISTICS A few weeks ago, I asked the kids in my art class to make something soft into something hard. I gave them pictures of snowflakes, clouds, feathers, and flowers along with some rocks for reference. We...

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ART CLASS FOR KIDS A friend of mine approached me last year and asked if I would consider giving her son art lessons. I know how serious he is about art and his desire to learn so I decided to give it a try. After thinking about it for awhile, I decided to ...

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TRUNK OR TREAT My church held a carnival and a trunk or treat for all the little kids who live in the neighborhoods that surround it. I was asked to come up with a game for the carnival part of the evening. I decided to do a revision of the famous game, "Pi...

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JUNGLE BOY I'm so excited to paint this kid! He was such an amazing model! Great job Niko! As you can guess, my next painting will be my version of Mowgli from the Jungle Book. Thumbnails have been done. Finally photos have been taken. I'm in the final draw...
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