Mrs. Cow was an ordinary animal on the farm until she discovered online shopping. Mrs. Cow was elated by the excitement of ordering and receiving merchandise through the mail. Soon after she discovered online shopping, Mrs. Cow's life went from mundane to magic. But is her life truly...

Artist, Author, and Illustrator Jacki Kellum has added a few splashes to her original painting Mrs. Cow Is Down on the Farm and has created a line of accessories that are especially nice for children’s bedrooms, children’s bathrooms, for the beach, and for school, and...

Ladybug Lou Hollers "Yoo Hoo" - Picture Book Illustration by Jacki Kellum Artist, Author, and Illustrator Jacki Kellum has added a few splashes to her original painting Ladybug Lou Holler "Yoo Hoo" and has created a line of accessories that are especially nice for children's bedrooms,...

This past weekend, my friends and I went to a garden show. Last year, I was still living in the Northeast, and I went to the Philadelphia Garden Show, which is the largest one in the world. The display we saw this past weekend paled...

I am working feverishly toward ilustrating one of the picture books that I wrote about 15 years ago. This particular book's main character is a cow. She is not just any, old cow, however. The cow for this picture book is a unique animal with...

Late last year, I illustrated pro baseball player Mark Littel's book of autobiographical tales with a group of graphite pencil drawings. In this tutorial, I'll show you how you might begin to copy my drawing for yourself. Farm Goose - Jacki Kellum Graphite Pencil Drawing for Retired...

I often say that my intuition is an integral part of my creative process, and I believe that memory is the well-spring of the intuition. For that reason, I am convinced that memory is every artist's greatest resource. For writers, the memory is certainly essential,...