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Nina Crittenden is a children’s book illustrator who calls Minnesota home. The artwork in her book is ink and watercolor. The Three Little Pugs is her first book as author/illustrator, but she has illustrated two books before that. Find printable activities to go her books here.

How to Draw Pugs Like Nina Crittenden
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3 Fun Facts About Nina Crittenden

We learned these from her bio on Amazon.

  1. She considers herself a tea enthusiast.
  2. She lives with her husband and daughters.
  3. Her family includes a guinea pig, pugs, bunnies, and fish.

BookHounds Invites Illustrator Nina Crittenden

September 11, 2016

From what I have experienced, a picture book illustrator is a fun person. Especially those from Minnesota. I guess I could be biased, but I don’t think so. At the beginning of August, we met Mike Wohnoutka and today we meet Nina Crittenden.

More information from this episode is included in the links below.

FFTC BookHounds was proud to be sponsored by Addendum Books, who hosted this interview.

Show Notes

  2. Stephen Shaskan 
  3. Trisha Speed Shaskan 
  4. Teresa Kietlinski
  5. Lori Mortenson 
  6. Elizabeth Baum 

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