Congratulations to Sharon Graham, winner of the 2011 SCBWI Southern Breeze Illustration Contest! Illustrators were challenged to create from the prompt "PJ tugged open…"
|Sharon's interpretation was "PJ tugged open the giant oyster and out popped the magic pearl."|
Created with gouache, tempera, crayon and ink
Second place went to Sandee Chamberlain
|Sandee's piece is pencil drawing completed with digital color.|
Third place was awarded to Kathleen Bradshaw
|Kathleen's pencil drawing of "PJ tugged open the musty, old theater curtain" was completed digitally.|
Honorable Mentions went to Shanda McCloskey
|"PJ tugged open the buttons of his shirt, because third grade needed a hero." |
Shanda used acrylic gouache and colored pencil.
and Michelle Hyde
|Michelle created "PJ tugged open the dresser, desperately searching for her paci."|