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Bookmarks Cover February- March 2017 Issue
This is the Jan/Feb issue of Bookmarks magazine.

Nov-Dec Bookmarks
This is the cover for the Nov/Dec issue of Bookmarks magazine.

bow Bridge
This is the Bookmarks cover for Sept/October inspired by a trip to Central Park in New York

bookmarks July August
Here is the cover  I created for Bookmarks July/August issue, inspired by many summer memories and vacations on Martha's Vineyard and Block Island


bookmarks May-June
Here  is the May/June issue of Bookmarks magazine with a garden party theme


This painting was commissioned for the March/April issue of Bookmarks magazine and is inspired by areas of Norfolk and Canaan CT


This Christmas "Tree of Life" painting was created for Good Cause Greetings holiday cards


This painting was created for Good Cause Greetings holiday cards


This paintings was created for Good Cause Greetings holiday cards
2015

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I designed the logo for my friend Roseann Dennerlein's wonderful new business: Oils of Shakan

2014


Wegmans Food Stores licensed this painting to produce their own  greeting cards for the holidays.

2013

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I was pleased to have one of my designs selected as one of the winners in this year's "Most Artistic Greeting Cards" in the Greeting Card Designers Blog.
You can see the winners at this link



Angel in blizzard
This painting was commissioned to illustrate a story for the November/ December issue of Angels on Earth Magazine


Opening Night

Broadway Cares - All Occasion

In Memoriam

I was commissioned by Broadway Cares to design a new card series for its gift shop, catalogue, and on-line fundraising efforts for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids.
 Donations can be made in someone's honor for Opening Night, All Occasion, and In Memoriam.



2012


International Children
This card was created for Good Cause Greetings.

Up, Up, and Away
During an especially busy and hectic summer, I got this idea for the July/August Bookmarks cover.  I wanted to be carefree and just escape with a good book!  Up, up and away!

Swan Boats & Ducks, Bookmarks Cover, May-June, 2012
For the May/June cover, I decided to do a scene from Boston Commons with the Swan Boats.

Bookmarks, March-April Cover
For the March/April issue of Bookmarks, I decided to use one of my favorite universal symbols - a tree.

Hopeful Heart
Here is my miniature painting painted on a canvas that does not need framing.  These small paintings can be custom designed.

Bookmarks Magazine Cover, Jan - Feb 2012
Here is the Jan/Feb cover for Bookmarks - inspired by several different local ski areas in the Berkshires.

2011

Land's End Gift Card, 2011
I was thrilled to do a new holiday gift card for Land's End in 2011.

Whitman's Chocolates Tin Illustration
This illustration, "Christmas in the City," was licensed by Whitman's Chocolates for their tins during the 2011 holiday season. 

Dove w G Clef Swirly Tree
This design is available as boxed Holiday cards through Broadway Cares.  To order, click here.

Bookmarks Cover, Nov - Dec 2011
For the November/December cover of Bookmarks, I made a trip into New York to photograph brownstones, and then jazzed up the color for the holidays.

Bookmarks Cover, Sept - Oct, 2011

Here is the September/October issue of Bookmarks.  Outdoor cafes are some of my favorite places to be.  The location is fictional - memories of New York and Paris.


Life is Peachy!

One of my newest illustrations, "Life is Peachy!," is available for licensing through Advocate-art.com.



Decorated EvergreenDeer and Starry Night

Here are my new cards for 2011.  "Tree of Decor" (left) was commissioned by 4 C's for Charity in England.  I have also licensed US greeting card rights to Good Cause Greetings.
 Both the "Tree of Decor" and "Deer on a Starry Night" (right) have been licensed to benefit the Children's Wish Foundation through Charity Cards Canada.



Bookmarks July-Aug 2011 Cover

The new July/August edition of Bookmarks is out with my beach scene on the cover (inspired by our vacation at the Cape).



Bookmarks Apr - May Cover, 2010

Bookmarks Magazine commissioned me to do the cover for their April/May issue.



Earth's Garden

This illustration was commissioned for the cover of Spirit of Change magazine.




2010


Village at Twilight

This painting (above), "Small Village at Christmastime," is published on the cover of the December issue of the Litchfield County Times Magazine.


Folk Art SkiersInternational City with Skiers & Readers


The two paintings above, "Folk Art Skiers" and "International Christmas City," are published as cards by Good Cause Greetings.  The former was also published as the January holiday cover for the
Litchfield County Times Magazine.  A painting of related subject matter was also commissioned and published by Bookmarks Magazine for their January, 2010 cover below.



Bookmarks Cover, Jan 2010




Owl with Child

This illustration was commissioned by Owl Square Press and will be available in November as a poster, greeting cards and bookmarks.



Couple Under Trees Cover

This illustration above was commissioned by Bookmarks Magazine for their September/October issue in 2010.


This hand-painted 250th Anniversary Commemorative Christmas Bulb (below) depicts the Norfolk Congregational Church.
 Customized house portraits on bulbs with personalized inscriptions may be commissioned upon request.

Christmas Bulb - Norfolk Church


The drawing below was included in the Rema Hort Mann Foundation's auction:  "Buy What You Love, 8 1/2 x 11 Drawings" on January 28th, 2011 in New York City.
 Proceeds from this event benefitted cancer patients and their families.  For more information, see www.rhmfoundation.org.

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Auction Drawing


Two Figures and Dove

The illustration above appeared on TV-Novosti in Russia for a story on Armenia and Turkey adopting a "roadmap" to resolve a century-old conflict.

2009


The illustration below was published as the cover for the summer issue of Spirit of Change Magazine.  
The issue's theme was "Family Constellations" and "Healing the Family Soul."

Family is Foundation



The illustration below was published as a double page spread in the September issue of Educational Leadership Magazine in an article about multicultural education.
 Click here to see the magazine article on the site of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.  Click here to see the illustration in the ASCD magazine article.

We Are One World


Reading with Dove-PeacocksTwittering Decorative Birds

This year Katie has designed five new holiday greeting cards.  The two cards above are being published by Good Cause Greetings.
 The two card designs below are being published by 4C's for Charity in England.


Dove with Music G Clef Swirly TreeDove with Stars


2008

The Dana Farber Cancer Institute is publishing the design below as an e-greeting to raise money for the Jimmy Fund.

Dove Over Children of the World





Katie was also commissioned to design a new gift card for Land's End to be released to the public starting in November, 2008.

Land's End Gift Card




Avalon Music has released a Christmas CD (below) featuring two of Katie's illustrations.  It can be purchased at Bed, Bath and Beyond this coming holiday seasson.

Peace on Earth CD Cover




Owl Square Press is publishing a poster and greeting cards featuring the illustration below.  They will be available to order through their website in November, 2009.
 Visit Owl Square's website to see a marvelous selection of posters and notecards on themes that celebrate reading.

Garden 11 x 14



Contact Katie at Katie.Atkinson@comcast.net


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