Emma is an artist and an entrepreneur...and she is only 14 years old. Fourteen. Years. Old. And she offered to do a giveaway for my readers, which makes her even more awesome!
She has a website, a blog, and a Facebook page. Check them out. See how smart she is. And how awesome her drawings are. They're totally relatable and adorable and just plain nice to look at.
- The Chapel Chronicles started as her eighth grade project, for which she chose to design and market an entire line of greeting cards. She now has 24 designs in English and Spanish (she's fluent!) on her Zazzle store. She also has a weekly Chapel comic strip series online.
- She won a Gold Medal in the 2011 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for Comic Art. It's the most prestigious national award for teen artists and writers, and she'll be honored at Carnegie Hall on May 31.
- She's had 25 works of art and writing published in national magazines.
- She recently got an awesome write-up from a USA Today pop culture blogger.
- She raised over $850 in donations for 826 Valencia from sales of her products in April.
- Did I mention that she's only 14 years old???
The lovely Emma T. Capps is giving away a