!Bienvenidos!

Thanks for stopping by. I created this blog to connect with old and new friends about my passion for children’s books and art making. You can also visit the studio blog at: rafaellopezstudio To view more of my work see my website at:...

One World, Many Stories

I hope you will click on the orange link below to listen to a voice tape I made about this poster created for the 2011 Collaborative Summer Library Reading Program. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) is a grassroots consortium of states working together...

Discovering Dubai

I want to sincerely thank my new friends in Dubai who share a great passion for books. I had the chance of a lifetime to discover the beautiful emirate of Sharjah, which overlooks the Persian Gulf. This region has an impressive array of cultural and traditional...

Exploring Chicago and Minnesota

I’m just returning to the studio after dynamic trips to Northern Minnesota and Chicago where I had the great opportunity to talk about books and participate in workshops with children.Thank you to all the librarians, teachers and students I met along the way. I...