• 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.  

    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

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    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
    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