Coming soon!

A 3 month online course for making books for children designed for illustrators and visual thinkers. 3 monthly assignments with weekly prompts



• One lesson plus weekly inspiration

• An assignment

• Advice and encouragement from a published author and illustrator of children’s books.


(And who am I?)  I’m Kristen Balouch

• I’m a children’s book author & illustrator (published since 1999) of over 8 award winning children’s books.

• I’ve worked with most of the major publishers.

• I’ve loved and followed the industry for over 30 years.

• I taught Senior Computer Illustration at Pratt Institute.

• I’ve worked in-house as a marketing designer for Random House Children’s Books.

• And I’ve raised two book loving children. 

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