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artist

Akiko Sogabe, Japanese artist. Member Guild American Paper Cutters, Northcoast Collage Society, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

Background

Sogabe, Akiko was born on June 1, 1945 in Mishima, Japan. Came to the United States, 1987. Daughter of Kaoru and Miki (Takahashi) Hirata.

Education

Student, Tokyo Flower Academy, 1970;diploma, Japan The Art Institute of Chicago, 1972.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Illustrator: Cinnamon, Mint & Mthballs, 1993, Washington Water Weeks, 1994, The Loyal Cat, 1995, Oregon Trout, 1995.

Membership

Member Guild American Paper Cutters, Northcoast Collage Society, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

Connections

Married William Sogabe, January 29, 1971. Children: Steve, Sandy.

father:
Kaoru Hirata

mother:
Miki (Takahashi) Hirata

spouse:
William Sogabe

children:
Steve Sogabe

Sandy Sogabe