About Dilys Evans

Dilys Evans is the founder of The Original Art Exhibition of children’s book illustration, now held annually in New York, and the owner of the Dilys Evans Fine Illustration agency, which represents many distinguished children’s book illustrators.

Picture Book, Picture Book, on the Wall…

Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola

Pictures that tell a story have been with us for a very long time. The cave painters showed us their world and their beliefs, and the Egyptians created storytelling murals in their tombs. Medieval scribes painted exquisite illustrations in their prayer books, and the painters who followed continued the storytelling on boards, walls, vases, ceilings, […]