Cheese Feast little mouse MariaJCuesta. Children’s Books. Art. Illustration.

Cheese and mouse, selected among the best of the week “Feast”

Cheese Feast

Cheese Feast
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The Little mouse and the cheese, has been chosen by Tania among the selected illustrations for the week Feast in the 52-week illustration challenge #illo52weeks

I am really honored as the 52-week illustration challenge is a group of over 2000 people and there are lots of amazing illustrators there.

Being part of the group is a great experience but finding your illustration in the shortlist for the week is… WOW….

Thanks a lot!!

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Rhyming RhyPiBoMo Picture Month Book MariaJCuesta. Children’s Books. Art. Illustration.

RhyPiBoMo

Rhyming Picture Book Month

In April I will take part in RhyPiBoMo. It is a great challenge for me. I love writing rhyming books for kids, but so far I have only done it in Spanish.

Not being an English native speaker, this is going to be a double challenge, but I cannot wait.

I am absolutely sure I will get a lot from the experience.

Looking forward for April!!

52-week Illustration Challenge

It has been years without drawing and painting. And I have missed it a lot.

But I knew I needed a push to buid a drawing routine again. So I joined the 52-week Illustration Challenge.

As I joined in February I still need to do a lot of catch up, but I am happy because I have caught my drawing bug again.

Please comment below on what you think about the illustrations!

picture marathon book MariaJCuesta. Children’s Books. Art. Illustration.

Picture Book Marathon 2014

To boost my creativity, I committed to the Picture Book Marathon 2014

It was quite easy the first week, not bad the second one, and a bit hard for the rest of the month.

But here we are!! 26 stories written (draft mode).

So pirates, witches, violins, orquestras, Santa, tailors, inventors, horses, pianos, hats and a very long list of characters are already waiting to be finalized and be illustrated and printed during 2014.

Thank you PBM 2014!!!

Children’s illustrated books

Dreaming to be a writer

Dreaming to be a writer and illustrator

When I was a girl I always wanted to be a writer but for years this has been a difficult dream. But times change, and now it is time for all my ideas to come to life in the shape of both Kindle and printed books. There are some books in the works right now that will be released in the following 4 months.

A story about some pirates, another one about a violin, some delicious Spanish recipes, magic hats, witches and some other stories are getting ready to be published.

If you want to be the first one to receive information and updates about the books including release dates, how to buy them, free materials, special offers, etc., please send me a message using the form below and include the topic you are interested in and I will keep you updated.

You will not regret it!

Stay tuned!!