Abi Cushman is an author/illustrator from the Connecticut shoreline. Visit her author-illustrator website at

In 2017, she received the PEN New England Susan P. Bloom Children’s Book Discovery Award and the Tassy Walden New Voices in Children’s Literature Award for her unpublished picture book, SNOW DAY FOR GOAT AND BADGER. In 2016, she received an Honorable Mention in the Tassy Walden Awards for her unpublished picture book, AARDVARK AND ZEBRA STAR IN YET ANOTHER ALPHABET BOOK.

For picture book illustration inquiries, please contact Kendra Marcus at BookStop Literary Agency by phone (925) 254-2664 or email

To purchase nursery art, greeting cards and baby clothes, visit her Etsy shop, Grizzly Bear Greetings.

Picture Book Illustration

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Nursery Art

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