Friday, December 13, 2013

Illustrator News: C. F. Payne at Joseph Beth Booksellers December 17th

From the FB event site: "C.F. Payne has illustrated more than a dozen picture books, including the Texas Bluebonnet winner "Shoeless Joe & Black Betsy" and" Turkey Bowl", both written by Phil Bildner. He also illustrated the "New York Times" bestsellers "The Remarkable Farkle McBride" and "Micawber", both by John Lithgow. He teaches at the Columbus College of Design, where he is the chair of the Illustration Department. C.F. Payne lives with his wife and children in Cincinnati, Ohio. Visit him at"

Tuesday December 17th at 6 pm.

Details here:

Joseph Beth Booksellers:

2692 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, Ohio 45208-1321


  1. Took me a while to realize that illustration was Chris's. Very flat and comic-bookish, but very fresh!
    It looks like he's channeling Moebius a bit.

    1. I really like the style too. Will you be going to the signing?