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San Francisco Ballet launches Nutcracker app, illustrated and written by Kate Garchinsky

Kate/ December 2, 2013/ illustration, news, writing

SAN FRANCISCO, CA Monday, December 2, 2013–San Francisco Ballet, the country’s oldest professional company and the first to perform the full-length Nutcracker in America, today announced the launch of a Nutcracker interactive storybook application. Designed for children ages 6-10 and their families, the animated iPad app allows users to

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Active clients this week:

Kate/ May 2, 2012/ news

Good Neighbor Press, educational product development; Eco Universal Productions, Eco Enrico game & eBook; Brian Krümm, children’s book illustrator; 110%, athletic compression gear. Do you like?

SCBWI Scholarship

Kate/ April 13, 2012/ blog, news

I have been awarded a full scholarship to the 20th Annual Pocono Mountain Retreat via the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators in eastern Pennsylvania (SCBWI-EPA)! Free admission, free room and board at the Shawnee Inn, one on one time with editors and art directors, including

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National Library Week and WePAC

Kate/ April 11, 2012/ blog, news

On Wednesday, April 11, I read my manuscript, Time to Fly to three classes of Kindergartners and First Graders at Charles Drew School in West Philadelphia, as part of WePAC’s celebration of National Library Week. In the past 2 years, WePAC (West Philadelphia Alliance for Children) has

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Photos from Recent Shows

Kate/ May 11, 2011/ news, painting

April 1-30, 2011 “Water” Juried Show Newark Arts Alliance Newark, Delaware Entry: White Clay Creek Snow Melt March 4-5, 2011 NOMAD Artists First Friday Artspace Lansdowne Lansdowne, Pennsylvania Sold: Dead Bird I: Juvenile Cardinal (Window Collision) Do you like?

“Sing Me to Sleep” Awards Celebrations

Kate/ May 1, 2011/ news

Source: IndieLullabies.com As we approach the 1 year anniversary of the official release of “Sing Me to Sleep – Indie Lullabies,” we are very proud to celebrate the prestigious awards and accolades our compilation received from professionals in the music, parenting, and publication industries in the past

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Twitter Updates for 2010-11-06

Kate/ November 6, 2010/ news

James Medd of Word mag discusses Kindie after attending my London Pyjama Party for "Sing Me to Sleep: Indie… http://fb.me/LHaVqEY0 # Do you like?

Awards!

Kate/ November 3, 2010/ news

American Laundromat Records has announced that Sing Me to Sleep: Indie Lullabies has received the following music awards: 2010 NAPPA Gold Medal (Music: Lullabies category) 2010 Seal of Excellence from Creative Child Magazine (CDs: Sleep aids category) I’m both giddy and honored to receive recognition from these highly-respected parenting

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