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designer , illustrator , art educator

Christy Hale, Illustrator, designer, art educator. Avocations: letterpress printing, traveling F C.

Background

Hale, Christy was born on January 21, 1955 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Harold Charles and Eunice (Sherman) Hale.

Education

Bachelor, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oregon, 1977. Master of Arts in Teaching, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oregon, 1980. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1986.

Career

Art assistant, Evangelical Presbyterian Dutton, New York City, 1986-1987;associate designer, Aperture Books, New York City, 1988-1990;senior designer, G.P. Putnam's Sons & Philomel, New York City, 1988-1990; Adjunct Professor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, since 1995. Interim art director Macmillan Children's Books, New York City, 1990-1991. Art director Four Winds Press, New York City, 1990-1994, Lee & Low Books, New York City, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Avocations: letterpress printing, traveling F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Illustrator: Problems to Solve, 1993, Juan Bobo and the Pig, 1993, The Ancestor Tree, 1994, Paco and the Witch, 1995, Those Calculating Crows, 1996, Elizabeti's Doll, 1998.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Letterpress printing, travel.

Connections

Married Scott Julian Apostolou, August 31, 1991. 1 child, Katherine Hale.

father:
Harold Charles Hale

mother:
Eunice (Sherman) Hale

spouse:
Scott Julian Apostolou

child:
Katherine Hale