• I specialize in children’s book illustrations as well as commercial illustration for corporate, editorial, and advertising clients. Please click on Gallery above, then click on thumbnails to see projects.

    With a BFA in Illustration & Design, and MFA in illustration, I worked for several years as an art director/illustrator in Southwest Michigan and Middle Tennessee, before starting my own venture as M.O. Illustration & Design Services.  I reside in Franklin, TN, and enjoy working out of my home studio.  I also teach Foundations/Studio Art/ illustration and Graphic Design at several regional Art & Design colleges.  

    FEATURED WORK:
    My work has been exhibited and/or featured in:  Steelcase Annual Fine Arts competition, Detroit; National Stationery Show, NY; National Society of Illustrators student competition & scholarship award, NY; Sip of Seattle coffee house & music cafe – wall mural, Nashville, TN;  Nashville Arena’s visitor information center;  Bella Galleria, Traverse City, MI
    Helen Miller Gallery, Kendall College of Art & Design, Grand Rapids, MI;  Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, CT;  Nossi College of Art Gallery, Nashville, TN;  Athens Paper Co. "Show Offs" exhibit, Nashville, TN;  Creative Forum Illustrator's Showcase exhibit, Nashville, TN;  Society of Illustrators West 51;  Gallery Nucleus, LA;  Mill Art Center Gallery, NY;  Art Crawl, Franklin Square, TN;  Franklin Public Library, Franklin, TN

  • CLIENT LIST (partial)
    Baker Book House
    Baptist Hospital
    Christian Woman Magazine
    Coolsprings Press
    Culture Magazine
    Dalmatian Press
    Eerdmans Publishing
    Guideposts 4 Kids Magazine
    Home Life Magazine
    The Ingram Group
    Kellogg Co.
    Kregel Publishing
    Lifeway Publishing
    La-Z-Boy
    Mature Living Magazine
    MSP Communications
    Music City Web Design
    ATA World Magazine
    Nashville Chamber of Commerce
    Nestle Foods Corp.
    Palmtree Publishing, Inc
    Prism Music
    Thomas Nelson Publishing
    WORD Music/ Entertainment
    The Wealth Institute Magazine
    Schubi Educational Pub., Switzerland