Lowry, Amy (1957 - )

Genre: Children's Literature

Artist and children's author Amy Lowry was born in Cincinnati, OH and received her B.A. from the University of Vermont in 1979. She has worked in advertising, gallery management, a free-lance model and in a print-making studio. She spent several years in China studying with local artists and learning the art of ink and gouache on rice paper. She credits this as having a major influence on her later work. She has written and illustrated several children's books using the name Amy Lowry Poole. She splits her time between Chicago and Camden, ME.

Selected Bibliography

  • How the Rooster got his Crown (1999)
  • The Ant and the Grasshopper (2000)
  • The Pea Blossom (2005)