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Caitlin Kuhwald
MFA, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Caitlin Kuhwald teaches Illustrating Children's Books: Portfolio Development for the Children's Book Illustration certificate program. Caitlin received a BFA in Illustration from the California College of Arts and Crafts, and an MFA in painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine arts in Philadelphia. She returned to San Francisco after grad school to teach at her alma mater for nearly eight years. At CCA she taught illustration, drawing and watercolor, and she was also the program expert (advising liaison) for the illustration department. Her illustrations appear in various magazines, books and other media. And her work has been recognized by American Illustration, The Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts and 3x3. She lives and freelances in Los Angeles.

Clients Include: The Criterion Collection / Pepsi / Rolling Stone / Crown Publishing / Penguin Books / PRADA / Quirk Books / Stranger and Stranger / Puma GQ / The Utne Reader / Nylon / Premiere / Herman Miller / Filter / Mother Jones / Scholastic Inc. / The Progressive Magazine / Sew Creative / Spin Magazine / Oprah Magazine / Cricket Magazine / Time Out / Vegetarian Times / Good Housekeeping / Billboard / Boys Life 

"Nurturing the search for each student's authentic voice and and vision."
- Caitlin Kuhwald