Freelancer Spotlight: Lori Fagerholm, Designer
When I was a kid, I wanted to be a (fill in the blank) when I grew up. I was a Renaissance kid. At nine, I wanted to be a pop singer; at 14, I thought I’d become a children’s speech therapist; at 16, I decided to be a writer. Almost every occupation involving creativity and curiosity caught my fancy at one time or another.
How I became interested in illustration and design: I wrote and illustrated my first “book” around age seven; it consisted of several pages of construction paper, messily stapled together. I guess you could say that was the beginning of my illustration and design career.
My favorite children’s book: The Bee-Man of Orn by Frank R. Stockton, illustrated by P.J. Lynch. It’s a and wild and wonderful story, and the illustrations are masterful.
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