Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

PWID 2018 — Take Flight

Congratulations Kris Easler!

We are pleased to present Kris Easler, Winner of the SCBWI-IL PWID 2018 Take Flight Masthead Contest.

Kris Easler is a freelance illustrator who currently lives in Chicago with her husband and two cats. She spends her free time reading, drinking tea, and playing the ukulele, though usually not at the same time. Visit her at

Kris Easler

Thanks again to all of our contestants

All of you and your amazing work made this contest very special.

Doug Cenko

Alex Willan

NaShanta Fletcher

Darcy Zoells

Michelle Kogan

Pav Kovacic

Niki Stage

Falecia Woods

Rachel Ayoung Chee

Jason Slater

Roxy Pilarski

Kathy May

Yuliya Pieletskaya

Brian Shutters

Will Coats

Ilana Ostrar