About

CONTACT ME
Diana@DianaSchoenbrun.net

FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK INQUIRIES
contact Lara Perkins
Andrea Brown Literary Agency
lara@andreabrownlit.com
310.463.6759

DIANA SCHOENBRUN is an illustrator, author, designer, and puppet builder based in Brooklyn, NY. She received her BFA in Illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design and a MFA in Illustration from the Fashion Institute of Technology. Diana is a member of the Society of Illustrators and the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. 

CHILDREN'S BOOKS

  • illustrator of The Gift Inside the Box, written by Adam and Allison Grant, forthcoming from Dial, Fall 2019
  • illustrator of  Take Your Octopus to School Day, written by Audrey Vernick, published by Alfred A. Knopf

AWARDS & PUBLICATIONS

  • Society of Illustrators, MoCCA Festival 2019, Gold Medal for Subway Friends
  • Society of Illustrators, Comic and Cartoon Art Annual 2016, Gold Medal for A Walk in Brooklyn
  • Society of Illustrators, Stevan Dohanos 2nd Place honor
  • American Illustration
  • 3x3 Annual
  • Uppercase Magazine
  • Creative Quarterly
  • Errratum
  • Illozine

FILM CREDITS
Puppet builder and Miss Piggy specialist for the Disney films, The Muppets (2011), The Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

CRAFT BOOKS
Beasties: How to Make 22 Mischievous Monsters That Go Bump in the Night
Puppet Play: 20 Puppet Projects Made with Recycled Mittens, Towels, Socks, and More

WORKSHOPS
Etsy, Makerfaire, The American Folk Art Museum NYC, Museum of Craft and Folk Art San Francisco, and 826NYC

CLIENTS
The Lily, Bark, Penguin Random House, Illustoria, Nintendo, Walmart, Andrews McMeel, McGrawHill, Houghton-Mifflin, Razor & Tie Music, and Multiview Creative