Just returned from Orange County, California. This photo was taken on Balboa Island, a part of Newport Beach. He looks very content and appears to have no intention to return to New York. He even picked up some nice color from all the plentiful sunshine.Read More
Although I thought I was done with wallabies, a photo of this guy showed up and I just had to paint him. He was a little wallaby wrapped in a blanket barely the size of a human hand and he had these big, alert eyes with a face that appeared to be smiling. How could I resist?Read More
So today, I returned to another favorite subject for my art–penguins! Check out this Sea Ross penguin mom with her little penguin baby at her side. This is a happy penguin scene…Read More
Here you see me signing a book and also some little ones coloring the outline image of Wally B. I noticed some very creative colors for the wallaby! Pink, purple, peach… all sort of colors. Wally B did not mind; in fact, he really enjoyed seeing the various renditions of his image!Read More
I almost forgot how beautiful California is. This trip brought me back to my first visit while with my parents on a college tour. It was hard to imagine any area so beautiful with the deep blue and aquamarine colors of the water. In this untouched photo, taken in Laguna Beach, just look at all of these colors.Read More
This was drawn for the upcoming book reading and signing event. Here is a picture that young coloring enthusiasts may enjoy. Maybe we will see a blue wallaby or a pink sky! Whatever the little ones desire will be ok! Come to the Book signing event at Books and Books, on Saturday, September 6th from 10:30 to 11:30 AM. The store is in Coral Gables at 265 Aragon Avenue. Feel free to download and color even it you can’t come… Would love to see what you come up with!Read More
Say hello to Jake. Jake is another brother of the Wally B, Jimmy Wallaby family. He’s a bit more mischievous than the others….Read More
I have now completed the writing and translation of the second book! This is the proposed cover of “Jimmy, the Athletic Wallaby.” The book should be available in time for the September 6th, 2014 reading at “Books and Books” in Coral Gables. I really hope that anyone who is in the local area will come by. Bring your kids! Bring your friends’ kids! This will be a joyous occasion that is especially geared for those under the age of 6 as well as children of all ages (including adults!)Read More
I am just about done with my second book. The first book, Wally B Likes to Jump, is available in Amazon, Nook, Apple Store, Kobo, and Books and Books. Plus, if you want a copy, just let me know and I can send it from here! The second book is all about Wally B’s older brother, Jimmy. Jimmy is an athletic wallaby and he is looking for a sport to play in… This picture was done entirely with markers on marker paper.Read More
My first book, Wally B Can Jump! is now available in Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo. It will also be available in Books and Books this coming week. The supporting character of Wally B Can Jump is Jimmy, his older brother who is looking for a sport to join. Like all wallabies, Jimmy is naturally athletic and here he is enjoying his time jumping outside.
Jimmy is the subject of my next book so stay tuned as there will be more about Jimmy in the coming weeks!Read More
Three editions of the Wally B Can Jump! book are out! One is the Spanish edition–Wally B, El Ualabi Puede Saltar!, print on demand, one is the English print on demand, and one is the e-book. Here are the links:
http://www.amazon.com/Wally-Can-Jump-Sharyn-Brotz-ebook/dp/B00L4O39RW/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1403462907&sr=8-1&keywords=brotz (for the eBook in English)
http://www.amazon.com/Wally-Can-Jump-Sharyn-Brotz/dp/1500175056/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1403462907&sr=8-3&keywords=brotz (for the print on demand in English) and
Next week, the soft cover edition of the book in both English and Spanish will be out in Books and Books in Coral Gables and online. And a hard cover edition will also be available at Books and Books.
If you want a beautiful book, you can also order it through me. Just send me a note and I can arrange a direct shipment.
For those who enjoy the book, a nice review is appreciated too!!! Thanks!
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