Joanne Lew-Vriethoff is an illustrator and graphic designer born in Malaysia and grew up in Los Angeles. She graduated from Art Center College of Design in 1995. Right after, she worked as a character and concept illustrator for clients pitching television shows. She later spend a few years in New York working as an Art Director and designer before she moved to Amsterdam. For the last 15 years, her passion for illustration has given her the opportunity to illustrate picture books such as Peace Baby and Punctuation Station to Middle grade-novels such as Summerhouse Times and Dancing Pancake. Besides illustrating books, she also illustrates funky websites and product branding for toy companies. |
Below are some of her most recent projects, Fenway series by Victoria J. Coe (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books), How to Wear a Sari by Darshana Khiani (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), What's Inside Your Backpack by Jessica Sinarski (National Center for Youth Issues), You Are Never Alone: An Invisible String Lullaby by Patrice Karst (LB Kids), You'll Find Me by Amanda Rawson Hill (Magination Press), The Invisible Web: A Story Celebrating Love and Universal Connection by Patrice Karst (Little Brown Books for Young Readers), Too Sticky!: Sensory Issues with Autism by Jen Malia (Albert Whitman & Company), Love by Stacy McAnulty (Running Press Kids), The Invisible Leash, The Invisible String & workbook by Patrice Karst (Little Brown & Company), Who Will I Be? by Stacy McAnulty (Abby Huntsman), A Long Line of Cakes by Deborah Wiles (Scholastic Press), The Magician's Hat by Malcolm Mitchell (Scholastic Inc), I Am Famous & I Used to Be Famous by Becky Cattie & Tara Luebbe (Albert Whitman & Company), I See You by Michael Genhart PhD (Magination Press), Brave by Stacy McAnulty (Running Press), Hilde Cracks the Case series by Hilde Lysiak & Matthew Lysiak (Scholastic), Alle hens aan dek by Bette Westera (Gottmer), Oma's rommelkamer, Zeg maar tegen de juf dat ik wat later kom by Bette Westera (Gottmer), Beautiful by Stacy McAnulty (Running Press Kids), A Day with Parkinson's by A. Hultquist (Albert Whitman & Company), Forever My Little Boy & Forever My Little Girl by Karen Kingsbury (Zondervan), Family Grandstand and Family Sabbatical both written by Carol Ryrie Brink (Two Lions), Another Day as Emily by Eileen Spinelli (Random House), Reindeer Dust by Kate Dwyer (Reindeer Dust Inc), Joey Daring Caring and Curious: How a Mischief Maker Uncovers Unconditional Lov by Marcella Marino Craver (Magination Press), Beneath the Bunk by Laurel Snyder (Pearson Digital Studio), Peace, Baby! by Linda Ashman (Chronicle Books LLC), Do You Know Dewey?: Exploring the Dewey Decimal System by Brian P. Cleary (Lerner Publishing Group), The Dancing Pancake by Eileen Spinelli (Yearling), The Punctuation Station by Brian P. Cleary (Lerner Publishing Group), Summerhouse Time by Eileen Spinelli (Yearling) and I'm Big by Milton Schafer (Dial).
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