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About Yvette

From a young age I knew I wanted to be an artist. My first job was an article illustration for the Wausau Daily Herald when I was nine years old, and I have continued creating, publishing, selling, and exhibiting my artwork since. While attending the University of Wisconsin - Madison, I worked as a graphics editor, illustrator, and cartoonist for The Daily Cardinal student newspaper, and receiv... More
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1. Illustrating Children's Books: Creating Pictures for Publication (Paperb...
    Author: Martin Salisbury
    Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
N/A 1/8/2012
Yvette tagged as: I read , Inspired me , I recommend
78 Reviews  
2. Beatrix Potter The Complete Tales (Hardcover)
    Author: Beatrix Potter
    Publisher: Warne
Ages 4-8 4/11/2010
Yvette tagged as: I read , Inspired me , I recommend
1,367 Reviews  
3. Writing with Pictures: How to Write and Illustrate Children's Books (Pap...
    Author: Uri Shulevitz
    Publisher: Watson-Guptill
Adult 4/11/2010
Yvette tagged as: I read , Inspired me , I recommend
109 Reviews  
4. Where the Wild Things Are (Hardcover)
    Author: Maurice Sendak
    Illustrator: Maurice Sendak
    Publisher: HarperCollins
Ages 4-8 3/9/2009
Yvette tagged as: I read , Inspired me , I recommend
14,525 Reviews  
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Comment by Albert Sorrentino Jr. on 7/18/2012 at 7:49 PM:
Wow! Totally in awe of your work! Such a beautiful and unique style!
Comment by Patricia Kahn on 4/15/2012 at 11:39 AM:
Terrific illustrations! And congratulations on the 2012 Tomie DePaola award!
Comment by C. R. Lindemer on 2/10/2011 at 7:00 PM:
Lovely images! Thanks for sharing!
Comment by Tyler Hollis on 2/9/2011 at 1:11 PM:
Your mice rock!
Comment by Ahmad Amani on 8/30/2010 at 5:14 AM:
Enjoy of a children’s story of Eastern
I am happy of see your web
I’m a children’s writer from iran
“math city” story
a part of story:
Warning: Warning:
To all honorable numbers of the city:
Be aware that a ... more
Comment by deniz ocal on 6/11/2010 at 1:50 AM:
I like your style very much, they are wonderfull
Comment by Tessa Guze on 5/9/2010 at 2:44 PM:
Hey Yvette,
Thanks for the message. I love oils but I envy people that can do great work with waters colors and transparent mediums like you!
Comment by Ohibò Illustrations on 4/7/2010 at 11:54 PM:
Your illustrations are amazing! Love your watercolors
Comment by vanessa newton on 2/14/2010 at 4:48 AM:
Hello Yvette,
I just had the pleasure of viewing your beautiful watercolor illustrations. Talk about talented. You are amazing. I really adore your style. SO very beautiful and whimsical as well. Just wanted to come by and say hello.
Comment by Tanja Wooten on 1/20/2010 at 9:03 AM:
Wonderful expressions in your characters! :)
Comment by Kathleen Cameron on 11/3/2009 at 6:53 AM:
wonderful perspectives!
Comment by Peri Dix on 11/2/2009 at 11:39 PM:
Have just enjoyed a wander through your website. Wonderful work and delightful details. Thank you for sharing them.
Comment by Emily Grandin on 10/21/2009 at 8:42 AM:
I'm a sucker for the details!
You have a great style!
Comment by Della Burford on 10/14/2009 at 7:34 PM:
Whimsical and fun - good combo- cheers!
Comment by Yvette Herrera on 9/26/2009 at 11:59 PM:
Thanks Gail!
Comment by Gail Fattori on 9/26/2009 at 12:33 AM:
Oh, I love your whimsy. So great. Keep it up.
Comment by lucia Masciullo on 5/11/2009 at 4:21 AM:
Thank you for the lovely comment, Yvette, I'm very happy you like my style.
Comment by Nikki F on 5/4/2009 at 10:01 PM:
Hi. I really like your art. I especially like the ones with the animals.
I was wondering if I could interview you about being an illustrator. For my Graphic Design class I have to interview someone who does what I want to do which would be someone who is an illustrator. I would be much obli... more
Comment by Yvette Herrera on 4/8/2009 at 8:35 PM:
Many thanks!

I am working on doing more small, sketchy watercolors like this to get more practice and improve my skills.
Comment by Monica Rondino on 4/8/2009 at 11:08 AM:
I agree,Cobbler is great
Comment by Lachlan Creagh on 4/8/2009 at 4:07 AM:
cobbler is great as usual yvette!
Comment by Yvette Herrera on 3/23/2009 at 9:55 PM:
Thanks Pamela! The Valentine's picture is a card I made for my sister and her fiance as a gift once (they are both structural engineers).
Comment by Pamela Goodman on 3/23/2009 at 4:12 AM:
Hello Yvette! I absolutely love your illustrations, you have a very nice line with beautiful soft colors. I love the two mice in "valentines" adorable!
Comment by Lachlan Creagh on 3/23/2009 at 3:52 AM:
Great stuff, and very nice characterisations of the animals.
Comment by Mai Kemble on 3/17/2009 at 12:41 AM:
Oh, I love your art!!!!
Comment by Becky Kelly on 3/10/2009 at 11:09 AM:
Nice work Yvette
Comment by Monica Rondino on 3/9/2009 at 7:18 AM:
Thanks for accepting ,saw your drawings and site,they are amazing and magical
Comment by Eric Hammond on 3/1/2009 at 7:51 PM:
Hello, Yvette.
I like your work.
Welcome to JacketFlap.
Comment by Sherry Neidigh on 3/1/2009 at 6:44 PM:
Hi Yvette, Nice work and style! I really like your mice!
Comment by Bill Bibo Jr on 3/1/2009 at 3:58 PM:
Hi Yvette. Let's hope this makes all lot of great connections.

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