Keiko Agena is an artist and actress who believes in the basic idea of improv: every misstep doubles as an opportunity for growth and creativity. Her inspirational and creative workbook, NO MISTAKES (TarcherPerigee), is a collection of simple writing exercises, original artwork, and coloring pages. (MO)
Tyler Feder is a full-time illustrator with a style that blends witty pop culture art and intersectional feminist pieces. She is the author of DANCING AT THE PITY PARTY (Dial), a graphic memoir, and the illustrator of Cristen Conger and Caroline Ervin’s UNLADYLIKE (Ten Speed Press). (MO)
Siobhan Gallagher is an illustrator and book designer whose book, IN A DAZE AT WORK (TarcherPerigee), takes a playful, choose-your-own-adventure approach to the mundane decisions of daily life. In 2017, she received the Society of Illustrator’s Silver Medal of Excellence and was selected as a New Visual Artist in Print Magazine’s 15 Under 30. (MO)
Rachel Ignotofsky is the New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of WOMEN IN SCIENCE, WOMEN IN SPORTS, and THE WONDROUS WORKINGS OF PLANET EARTH from Ten Speed Press. Her books are influenced by her passion for history and science, and her desire to make learning more fun and accessible through illustration. (MO)
Sharee Miller is the author and illustrator of the picture books PRINCESS HAIR and DON’T TOUCH MY HAIR from Little Brown Children’s. Her books celebrate the beauty and diversity of black hair, encouraging confidence and self-affirmation in young readers through colorful illustrations. (MO)
Carol Rossetti is a Brazilian designer and illustrator who is just starting to come to terms with using the word “artist” to define herself. Two of her illustration projects, Women and Colors, have gone rial, and she has exhibited her work at TEDWomen 2015.
She loves drawing, eating chocolate, reading, and listening to music– not necessarily in that order. (MO)