Deborah is an an artist and author. Her favorite mediums are ink (with brush and pen), pencil (HB), watercolor, gouache, colored pencil, charcoal and digital. She lives, draws and writes in northern Michigan.
Clients include: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Putnam’s Sons (Penguin), Greenwillow (HarperCollins), Peter Pauper Press, Enchanted Lion.
Represented by Laura Rennert at Andrea Brown Literary
Professional Life Footnotes…
University of Michigan, BFA, School of Art
MFA in Poetry from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Faculty for University of Michigan’s undergraduate New England Literature Program for six years
Teaching certificate + middle school language arts endorsement, Northwestern University
Literacy specialist in Chicago Public Schools for three years (Grades 4-8)
Owned her own photography company shooting portraits and weddings for six years