Syracuse, New York based artist Dan Shanahan is inspired to make pictures that blend reality with a cup of fantasy, a pinch of exaggeration, a sprinkle of dreams, and a quart of wonder. He enjoys stories that do the same. His illustrations are created with ink, markers, and watercolor.
Member: Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.
Meets biweekly with a writing and illustration critique group.
Art Exhibitions: Edgewood Gallery in Syracuse NY, the Rome Art and Community Center in Rome NY, Everson Museum in Syracuse NY (in October 2022).
Degree: MS in mechanical engineering.