Now Available!

A new edition of Super Simple Sumi-e is now available from Sasquatch Books, and is being distributed nationwide by Penguin Random House. Learn more about the book which has been called, “the most adorable book in the universe.”

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About Yvonne

Yvonne Palka is the award-winning sumi-e artist who has written and illustrated Dragon Fire, Ocean Mist and Super Simple Sumi-e. A retired college professor, grandmother, artist and naturalist, she loves introducing children and adults to the wonders of the natural world and the beauty of their own creativity.

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And Now It’s the Year of the Dog!

A good portion of the Year of the Dog has already passed, but lest you think I forgot (a reasonable assumption) I want to share a story with you. Last December, while traveling in India, I visited the Arunachala Animal Sanctuary in Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu. primarily with dogs, or the furry ones, as they call them.

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