Nice to meet you! I’m Cherry. 
I am a freelance illustrator focusing on children’s book publishing. I studied Illustration at ArtCenter College of Design, where I found my love of storytelling through expressive characters. My Chinese culture and self-awareness studies are big inspirations for my work and essential parts of my life! Besides creating art, I love to play Chinese chess, enjoy writing snail mail to loved ones, and find joy in simple things.

Upcoming Author-Illustrator Debut:
HOME IN A LUNCHBOX (Penguin Workshop, Summer 2024)

Awards & Recognitions:
2022 SCBWI MayFest Portfolio Showcase Winner
2022 SCBWI Southern Breeze Conference Featured Cover Artist
2022 SCBWI Winter Conference Scholarship Recipient
2021 SCBWI Juried Art Show: Best in Show Award & People’s Choice Award
2021 #PBParty Contest Finalist

Dec. 2021 - Mar. 2022 Art Mentorship with Art Director Adela Pons, Peachtree Press
2021 Children’s Book Academy with Dr. Mira Reisberg
2011-2014 ArtCenter College of Design, Illustration​​​​​​​
For publishing inquiries, please contact my agent Emily van Beek at Folio Jr.

For all other inquiries, please email me at cherrymo.art@gmail.com, or use the form below.

I look forward to connecting with you!
Thank you!
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