Jennifer Orkin Lewis

Jennifer Orkin Lewis is a painter, illustrator, and author working in New York City under the pen name, August Wren. She is known for her daily sketchbook paintings which she has been doing for over 5 years. She worked for years as a textile stylist designing prints for children’s clothing and lingerie before becoming an illustrator. Her books include Draw Every Day, Draw Every Way and 100 Days of Drawing.

You can see more of her work on her website at

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