Welcome Visitor

ArtSpecifier's mission is to link artists, designers, architects, art professionals and art lovers worldwide.

Ilene Richard

Andover, Ma

For as long as I can remember, I have been drawing and painting fun little characters.  I always knew that I wanted to be part of the creative art world.

I attended the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth majoring in Illustration, Graphic Design, and Jewelry Design. There, I was introduced to the business of children's book illustration. Feeling like this was a great fit for my art, I was determined to make it happen...And I did!

I have had the wonderful opportunity of being published by many publishing houses over the years such as Scholastic, Houghton Mifflin, Pelican, Highlights Magazine and Random House to name a few.

My painting skills have allowed me to expand my horizons to create collections of acrylic and mixed media on both paper and canvas which have been exhibited in juried shows- Art Expo Miami and New York. I was selected as one of the "Top Fifty Artists" to watch by Art Business News 2012. I am a juried member of the Rockport Art Association and Museum and a board member of the National Association of Women Artists, New York and Massachusetts Chapter.

 

YouTube:
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: