AVS-Author Visit Sandburg
AVS-Author Visit Sandburg
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AVS
AVS- No put downs
AVS- No put downs
Whole family
Whole family
Vitiligo get-together in Orange, CA
Vitiligo get-together in Orange, CA

Vitiligo Support International held their conference in Orange, CA and had a little get-together the night before. I'm grateful to be a part of this wonderful, supportive, community.

Lori and April with Al Roker
Lori and April with Al Roker
April with Ann Curry
April with Ann Curry
April and Chantelle Winnie
April and Chantelle Winnie

Chantelle Winnie, the model with vitiligo, posing with Different Just Like Me. Chantelle read the book as a child, and it inspired her.

April and Chantelle Winnie
April and Chantelle Winnie

Chantelle Winnie, the model with vitiligo, posing with April. Chantelle read Different Just Like Me as a child, and it inspired her.

Lori at the Oprah Studios
Lori at the Oprah Studios
Sketching at the Hagia Sophia
Sketching at the Hagia Sophia
Sketching in Venice, Italy
Sketching in Venice, Italy
South of France Sketch Group
South of France Sketch Group

I taught a sketching class in the South of France with this wonderful group. This was in the garden of our hotel.

Me and April sketching in France
Me and April sketching in France
April sketching in Antibes, France
April sketching in Antibes, France
The Celebrate Literacy Award
The Celebrate Literacy Award

The International Reading Association and the Greater San Diego Reading Association honored me with the Celebrate Literacy Award for the work I've done in the community over the years.

Different Just Like Me Day!
Different Just Like Me Day!

I got to go out to a kid's art studio and do a fun flower making project with the kids after reading Different Just Like Me and Holly Bloom's Garden.

Sketching taxidermied animals
Sketching taxidermied animals

To learn how to draw animals, we checked out these taxidermied foxes and birds from the National History Museum.

Weekend Sketching Group
Weekend Sketching Group

Sketching in our backyard

Students at the Children's Museum
Students at the Children's Museum

I taught a summer art class at the Children's Museum downtown.

One of the finished pieces
One of the finished pieces

I taught a summer art class at the Children's Museum downtown. Each student came up with their perfect imaginary world.

Students at the Children's Museum
Students at the Children's Museum

Kids in my class showing off their self portraits

Writing With Pictures Show
Writing With Pictures Show

My work was on display at the California Center for the Arts in the Writing with Pictures Show curated by Joy Chu.

Cannon Gallery Show
Cannon Gallery Show

My SCBWI friends and I in front of my illustrations at the Celebrating the Fine Art of Children’s Book Illustration Show.

California Center for the Arts
California Center for the Arts

Drawing with some of the kids that came out for my book reading at the California Center for the Arts.

School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
School Visit
Me and April at the Fair
Me and April at the Fair