Greg Pizzoli-Hi

Greg Pizzoli


Greg Pizzoli is an author, illustrator, and screen printer. His first picture book, The Watermelon Seed, was the 2014 recipient of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award and his book, Good Night Owl, won a Geisel Honor. His picture book Tricky Vic was a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2015. Greg’s work has been featured in The New York Times, Communication Arts, 3×3 Magazine, and he’s won two Portfolio Honor Awards from the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. After college, Greg spent two years as a full-time volunteer in AmeriCORPS from 2005-2006. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife, where he teaches at the University of the Arts, Philadelphia. Follow him on social media @gregpizzoli.