As a member of SCBWI (Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators), I entered the Tomie dePaola contest - due last Friday. It is a long shot, but the winner gets admission paid to the NY conference in Feb 2014 and lunch with Tomie!! (Wouldn't that be cool?!) The assignment was to illustrate the "Sneeze" poem below with an audience of 2 mos-2 yrs. Here is what I came up with: "Sneeze"