Episode 5 – Becoming a Children’s Book Illustrator with Gabriela Dieppa

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Gabriela Dieppa had always dreamed of becoming a children’s book illustrator. With the release of Pirates Stuck at “C”, her dreams are finally coming true! But what did it take for her to get here?

I asked her that and more on today’s podcast episode. Listen in to how a girl living in Argentina with a dream in her heart connected with a girl from Iowa to make those dreams a reality.

Interview with Debut Children’s Book Illustrator Gabriela Dieppa.

On today’s podcast episode, I talked with debut illustrator, Gabriela Dieppa, about her publishing journey and what it took to become a children’s book illustrator. Her debut picture book, Pirates Stuck at “C”, sets sail on February 25th and we’ve been hearing nothing but amazing things about her beautiful illustrations!

Listen to this to hear how a girl living in Argentina with a dream of becoming a children’s book illustrator pushed passed her fears and doubts to make it come true.

Pirates Stuck at "C" by Gabriela Dieppa & Brooke Van Sickle
Gabriela Dieppa’s cover art for Pirates Stuck at “C”.

Order your own copy of this gorgeous new picture book on the publisher’s website here. If you order before March 31st, you’ll receive a signed author copy from me!

And if you’d like to learn more about Gaby, check out her other interview on the blog!

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  1. So lovely, I’m so happy for you Gabriela <3 your illustrations are amazing so I think you will have made a great job with this first book and hope to you to get more succesfull things to happen in the future. I hope to have a copy of this book one day.

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