Skip to main content

Julie Paschkis Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2315

Scope and Contents

The Julie Paschkis papers contains original illustrations and studies, primarily gouache paintings, as well as drafts and pencil sketches and dummies for children's picture books. The collection also contains art for some unpublished titles and magazine articles, as well as greeting cards and notebooks designed by Paschkis.


  • circa 1993-circa 2018


Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Julie Paschk is an illustrator, children's book creator, fine artist, and textile designer. She was born in 1957 and raised in Pennsylvania. She attended Germantown Friends School, Ringerike Folkehogskole in Norway, and Cornell University, and earned a BFA from the School for American Craftsmen at RIT. Paschkis also holds a teaching certificate and previously worked as an art teacher. She currently lives in Seattle, Washington.


4.5 Cubic Feet (11 boxes [9 flat boxes, 1 hollinger, and 1 poster tube])

Language of Materials



The collection contains original art and sketches related to children's books illustrator and creator by Julie Paschkis.


Collection guide arranged alphabetically by published title with Magazine illustrations, Unpublished illustraions, Greeting cards and notebooks, and Posters at the end.

Julie Paschkis Papers, circa 1993-circa 2018
Caitlin Marineau
May 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library