Carolyn Dee Flores - Illustrator
Carolyn Dee Flores attended Trinity University and worked as a computer analyst before becoming a professional rock musician and composer. She wrote soundtracks for independent and educational films, TV and commercials - and then, became a children's illustrator.
Carolyn loves experimenting with unconventional art equipment and art mediums. She has won numerous awards for her illustration including the Skipping Stones Award for Excellence in Multicultural Literature, the Tejas Star Reading List, and was selected as National Picture Book Champion for November 9, 2014. Carolyn served as the Inaugural Illustrator Mentor for the #WeNeedDiverseBooks Mentorship Program.
Carolyn has illustrated eight books for children.
Finalist for 2014 Tomas Rivera Award
San Antonio Book Festival Programming Committee
Proud signer of A DECLARATION IN SUPPORT OF CHILDREN by thebrownbookshelf.com