I work in watercolor and digital media to create picture book and graphic novel illustrations inspired by magic in the natural world, architecture, fairy tales, commissions, and general oddities. I am an author-illustrator, as well as happy to illustrate for other writers. Seeking representation.
The Adventures of Nicki and Ricky, written by Rowena Zahnrei & Illustrated by Sarah E Steinberg
100 page info-fiction/sleuth graphic novel for ages 6-9 w/ watercolor illustrations.
Armed with curious minds and a magnifying glass, sibling sleuths Nicki and Ricky investigate the strange creatures, schoolyard legends, and natural mysteries that populate their suburban world – mysteries only they can solve!
Pitch package available upon request for Volume 1: Baffling Birds!.
Steffie Sordus and the Dino Chickens, written and illustrated by Sarah E Steinberg
150pg early middle grade science fiction graphic novel about achieving goals and adapting to the unexpected.
Steffie Sordus wants to get her classmates’ attention with a cool new pet, but the city is no place for a horse. Sure that cute baby chicks are a good compromise, Steffie studies super-cool chicken breeds and builds a coop. When Steffie arrives at the farm store, there are only three chicks left in the brooder… and they look a little odd. They sprout razor sharp talons, and… are those teeth? Steffie will have to keep them cared for (and cooped up) as her dinosaur chickens capture the attention of the whole neighborhood.
FAIRY BUBBLES, written and illustrated by Sarah Steinberg
Ages 4-8 Graphic Novel, approximately 80 pages
Joey’s protective fairy magic weakens in a neglected garden. Now he must learn to trust a child who has already befriended his enemy, Crow, or risk losing his magic (and his strawberries) forever. Will he take a chance on collaboration for the good of the garden and everyone in it? Early grade graphic novel, LITTLE ROBOT meets BEE AND ME.
Fortune Teller Creek
YA Graphic Novel, work in progress