I write and illustrate stories for children and adults. My stories are about family, friendship and community. They chronicle the large and small victories and defeats of everyday life.
I work with gouache and ink to create images for books, notecards, print and more.
Along with her lighthearted story, Edwards offers an informative look at kibbutz life. Her stylized paintings are dotted with diverting details.
Edwards presents a glimpse of life unknown to many American children; an author’s note gives additional facts about life on a kibbutz.
Edwards’s expressive black-and-white computer-sketched illustrations provide additional details about the characters and setting.
Edwards manages to portray deep and complicated emotions through simple language in a short book for young readers.