Going Back To My Days As An Illustrator: Calico Kitty Art

Lacey Jane calico kitty illustration by Debbie Dion Hayes

Recently I took a day off to play. Something I haven’t done in a year and a half, since I started My Patch Of Blue Sky. I’ve been itching to go back to my roots. My creative roots, that is.

My career as an artist has morphed dramatically over the years, so much so that I have almost forgotten that after I earned my degree in Fine Art, my very first grown-up job was as an illustrator for an education company. During that time I also did a few book covers that are neatly squirreled away in the attic for our future grandchildren to discover some day.

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