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nanci olesen

drawing on experience

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i'm doing my

home work...

… and I want to share it with you.


I draw what I think and see. 

It's May already in dear old Brooklyn.

I love to wear the wind on my bike.

The school year draws to a reluctant close.

Adventure awaits.  

Baby robins are new in the nest at our favorite playground.


I believe in hope.  Especially now.  





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i'm here

  speaker and writer / illustrator / montessori teacher

what i'm working on

Here are my long term projects: 

I'm taming my thoughts into 8 paneled zines, finding voice and music in some translations by Rilke,  sending my children’s book ideas into the world, and keeping a writing practice.  Click on each title below to find out more.

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