Louise August, American
Louise August has distinguished herself as an accomplished illustrator of children's books. She works in several mediums including serigraph, block printing, and oil on paper. Ms. August uses a soft palette and impressionistic style to create charming stories with expressive images. Louise August works in many mediums including serigraphy, woodblock printing, mural painting, and oils. She is an accomplished illustrator of children's books including "The Way Meat Loves Salt “,” Milk and Honey and "Why on this Night".
Her work is included in the collections of Yale University, Princeton University Museum of Fine Art, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and many other prestigious organizations. Overall her work combines charm, humor and sensitivity to create images that speak to us all on an emotional and intuitive level. Including serigraphy, woodblock details that add charm and interest to the work.