The Artist Guild: July Meeting with Guest Speaker Stacy Innerst, Artist

Join us for our Artist Guild meeting featuring Artist, Stacy Innerst!

About the Artist

Stacy Innerst is a painter, children’s book artist, illustrator and educator. His books have received a host of starred reviews and have been honored with the 2020 Sydney Taylor Book Award (for The Book Rescuer), the New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children’s Books Award (Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Case of RBG Vs. Inequality), the SCBWI Golden Kite for Picture Book Illustration (The Music in George’s Head) as well as several Gold Medals from the Parents’ Choice Awards. His first book for children, M is for Music (HMH) by Kathleen Krull was named an SLJ Best Book of 2003 and Levi Strauss Gets a Bright Idea (HMH) with author Tony Johnston was named a best book of 2011 by Publishers Weekly. Ruth Bader Ginsberg: The Case of RBG Vs. Inequality, written by Jonah Winter (Abrams) was named an ALA Notable Book and was included on the ILA Teachers Choice Reading List. Since 2003 his illustrations have regularly been selected for the Original Art show at the Society of Illustrators. His upcoming releases include Jack Knight’s Brave Flight by Jill Esbaum, Astra Publishing, 2022 and The Sweetest Scoop: Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Dreams by Lisa Robinson, Abrams, 2022.

Originally from Los Angeles, he was raised in New Mexico and now makes his home and studio in Pittsburgh.

Learn more about the artist here.

Featured Work by Stacy Innherst

Meeting Details: 

Meetings are free and open to the public. We request attendees social distance to help prevent the spread of any communicable illness to others. There are hand sanitizing stations in convenient locations throughout the building.

Meeting Date and Time: Wednesday, July 6th at 7 p.m.

Meeting Date and Time: Wednesday, July 6th at 7 p.m. Subscribe to our Youtube Channel for the Livestream and recordings!

Location: Sweetwater Center for the Arts, Community Room | 200 Broad Street, Sewickley PA 15143

Parking: There is free on-street parking on Bank Street and Broad Street adjacent to the building and a small parking lot behind the building accessible by Bank Street. Reserved parking is available for those with accessibility needs on Bank Street and in Sweetwater’s parking lot.

Please call Sweetwater at 412-741-4405 or email for additional information.

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