As a child Joanna lived all over the world. She found a love for food, exploring, and storytelling. Now she tells her own stories through her watercolors in children’s books and magazines. You can find her painting in a little red cottage on an island in the Pacific Northwest.
Clients include Thriving Family, Franciscan Media, Housing Resources Board, WIC (Women, Infants, and Children Program) DuoPress, EPIS (Existential Psychoanalytic Institute and Society), and Seattle Publishing.
Awards and Galleries
Illustration West 54
Gallery at the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles Exhibition, November, 2015
Bainbridge Island’s First Friday Art Walk at Blackbird Bakery, October, 2015
Winner in Creative Quarterly 41
Runner-Up in Creative Quarterly 39 and 40
Two Honorable Mentions in 3×3 International Illustration Show No.12
Two winning entries in Applied Arts Magazine’s Young Blood Awards 2014, and nominated for Best in Show