Peter McCarty is the author and illustrator of several books for children, including Hondo and Fabian, a 2003 Caldecott Honor Book and a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year.


Peter McCarty illustration

Every year Peter McCarty will visit schools, libraries, museums, and conferences to present his books using PowerPoint and demonstrations. The audience can range from preschool age children to adults. Peter is also an instructor at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. The length of the presentation can be 20 minutes or as long as a school semester for visiting artist programs.

To receive more information on specific details of honorariums, transportation and availability please contact Peter through his email,