Grace is an illustrator and multimedia artist.
She is a former art teacher, a Connecticut resident
since 1976, and currently lives and works in
graduate of Marywood College in Scranton, PA,
Eileen has studied at the Art Student's League
in New York, Fairfield University, and The Silvermine
School of Art in in Connecticut.
the crayon decoration of a freshly painted wall
at the age of three, Eileen has been eager to
draw on anything and everything. She has illustrated
children's books and done advertising illustrations
for newspapers, brochures, and magazines. Walls
are still of interest, and an intricate cartoon
mural with lots of little nurses decorates the
offices of the Visiting Nurse Association in
New Haven. Elements of whimsy and humor
are often part of her artistic style.
enjoys painting in watercolor and oils and has
exhibited at the Westport Art Show, the Norfield
Art Show, the Guilford Handcraft Center, the
Burr Homestead show, in Fairfield, and most
recently at the Essex Art Association in Connecticut.
Her paintings, murals and sculpture can be seen
in homes, offices and publications across the
• Professional Associations:
of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators