Kelly Murphy in the 2014 Society of Illustrators 57th Annual Competition
Kelly Murphy's cover illustration for Ship of Dolls (written by Shirley Parenteau and published by Candlewick Press) is a winner in the Society of Illustrators' 57th Annual Competition.
Discover Kelly's illustrations for this project and learn more on the book's project page.
Kelly Murphy's "The Miniature World of Marvin and James" and "Romping Monsters, Stomping Monsters" in the 2014 Original Art show at the Society of Illustrators
Kelly Murphy's books The Miniature World of Marvin and James (Christy Ottaviano Books) and Romping Monsters, Stomping Monsters (Candlewick Press) were selected by the Society of Illustrators's jury for its 2014 Original Art competition, celebrating the fine art of children's book illustration.
Kelly Murphy's artwork in Muscle Shoals
Kelly Murphy's painting "Trail of Tears" can be seen in the acclaimed music documentary film Muscle Shoals, directed by Greg 'Freddy' Camalier and produced by Magnolia Pictures, featuring Rick Hall, The Swampers, Aretha Franklin, Percy Sledge, Bono, Keith Richards and many more.
The painting appears during a sequence (11:30) in which Tom Hendrix, a descendant of the Yuchi tribe, tells the story of his American Indian great-great-grandmother's deportation from what is now known as Muscle Shoals, in 1839.
View the trailer for Muscle Shoals.
Kelly Murphy a 3x3 Picture Book Show No. 11 winner
Kelly Murphy has 3 winning entries in 3x3 Magazine's International Picture Book Show No.11.
Kelly Murphy, a Keynote Speaker at Austin SCBWI Conference
Kelly Murphy was honoured to be a keynote speaker at the Austin SCBWI' 2014 Writers and Illustrators Working Conference, which was held in Austin, TX, from February 7th to February 9th, 2014.
Kelly Murphy in the SOI Illustrators 56 Exhibit
An original drawing from Kelly Murphy's new book The Mouse With The Question Mark Tail (written by Richard Peck) is exhibited in the Society of Illustrators's Illustrators 56 Book and Editorial show at the Museum of American Illustration in New York City.
"The Miniature World of Marvin and James" is out in storesThe Miniature World of Marvin and James, a companion book to the acclaimed Masterpiece written by Elise Broach and illustrated by Kelly Murphy, is out in stores today, February 4th, 2014.
Discover Kelly's illustrations and learn more on the book's project page.