Hi, it's me, Greg.
If you'd like to hire me for an illustration job, set up a school visit,
or just say hello, please email me at email@example.com
For book illustration inquiries, please contact my literary agent,
Steven Malk at: smalk@WritersHouse.com
Greg Pizzoli is an author, illustrator and screen printer from Philadelphia.
His first picture book, The Watermelon Seed, was published by Disney*Hyperion Books and was the 2014 recipient of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award.
Greg's work has been featured in The New York Times, Communication Arts, 3x3 Magazine and he's won two Portfolio Honor Awards from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.
After college, Greg spent two years as a full-time volunteer in AmeriCORPS from 2005-2006. In 2009, he received his MFA from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, where he now teaches.
He lives in Philadelphia with his wife and two unruly cats.
University Teaching Experience
Water-based Silkscreen. The University of the Arts (Undergraduate). 2009 - present.
The Screenprinted Poster. The University of the Arts (Continuing Education). 2009 - present.
Children's Book Illustration. The University of the Arts (Continuing Education). 2011 - present.
Pre-College Silkscreen. The University of the Arts (Pre-College). 2011 - present.
Personal Viewpoints. The University of the Arts (Undergraduate, Illustration Dept.) 2013.
MFA: Book Arts/Printmaking - University of the Arts, 2009
BA: Literature/Studio Art - Millersville University, 2005
The following sites have been kind enough to feature
some of my work, please check them out:
The New York Times
Design of the Picture Book
Design Work Life
Book By Its Cover
Zero 2 Illo
Where the Lovely Things Are
The French Paper Blog