Saturday, May 29, 2010 version 3.0—under construction!

After months of planning, is officially under reconstruction! During this time of transition, you can see virtually all of my work by going to, and clicking on the links to various portfolio sites and blogs. For those of you who just can do without your dose of the sandwich—and have flash player capabilities—click on the lunch lying on the lower right of the home page. Or click HERE.

Sunday, May 23, 2010 by khoi vinh

The birds at Ornithoblogical are all a-flutter with their write up on yesterday, May 22nd. Subtraction is the blog of Design Director Khoi Vinh. Here’s a direct quote from the three-star rating:

“Every day this year, illustrator Anna Raff is posting a completely charming illustration of a bird to this blog. It’s 22 May already, so there a 144 drawings for you to peruse right now.


Thursday, May 13, 2010

featured on pikaland

Here’s a big shout out to one of my favorite blogs, Pikaland for featuring me and my bird blog, Ornithoblogical in a posting today!

In the words of editor/curator Amy Ng, “Pikaland is a blog about living the illustrated life.” If you’ve never visited it before, check it out. I’m thrilled to be in such great company!

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 portfolio

As part of my Portfolio Honor Award at SCBWI earlier this year, I won an online portfolio at, a source for publishers, authors, and art directors seeking children’s book illustrators.

Images are big and splashy, which is always good, and they have big online presence in the world of children’s publishing. Here’s a little preview of what you’ll see on my page. Click here and enjoy!