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Safari Boy

giraffe, giraffes, surprised giraffe, detective, safari, detective child, detective boy, detective girl, safari child, acrylic giraffe, dog, dogs, scared dog, surprised dog, cat, purple cat, kitty, cats, kitten, kittens, puppy, goofy dog, goofy, scared, happy, surprised, parrot, parrots, bird, birds, safaris, boy, boys, girl, girls, acrylic boy, dinosaur track, dinosaur tracks, plants, landscape, flowers, adventure, footprints, children, action, mystery

© Alvina Kwong

Polar Bear Boy

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© Alvina Kwong

Momma Bear

acrylic, painterly, painting, bear painting, bear, bears, momma bear, mama bear, mother, mom, baby, baby bear, cub, cubs, love, family, cartoon, childrens art, children, love, parents, parenting, brown bear, grizzly bear, grizzly bears, black bear, black bears, brown bears, animal, nature, alaska, adventure, learn, lesson, bear lesson, bear hug, bear hugging, bear hugs, baby bears, love, happy, smile, stylized bear, illustration, bear illustration

© Alvina Kwong

Hot Air Balloon

hot air balloon, hot air balloon girl, hot air balloon animals, girl, child, animals, african animals, turtle, turtles, rhino, rhinoceros, elephant, ostrich, elephants, zebra, zebras, rainbow, mouse, mice, alligator, crocodile, crocodiles, alligators, lion, lions, hedgehog, hedgehogs, butterfly, butterflies, children, flying hot air balloon, flying animals, flying child, basket, basket of animals, child flying, african animals, snake, snakes, cloud, clouds, flying elephant

© Alvina Kwong

Dog Chase

dog chase, cat chase, mouse chase, dog, dogs, cat, cats, mouse, mice, butterfly, butterflies, flower, flowers, flower field, grass, girl, child, asian, asian child, asian girl, minority, ethnic, ethnic child, asian children, girls, field, fields, beagle, puppy, pup, puppies, canine, striped cat, flying girl, flying child, clouds, cloud, perspective, animal, animals, animal chase, dog running, cat running, mouse running, dog barking, happy dog, scared cat, scared mouse, expressions,kids, acrylic

© Alvina Kwong

Mermaid

mermaid, mermaid girl, girl, mermaids, turtle, turtles, tortoise, whale, killer whale, whales, orca, orcas, killer whales, rainbow, fish, dolphin, dolphins, sea life, ocean life, underwater, underwater child, child swimming, girl swimming, mermaid swimming, corral, sea plants, underwater swimming, underwater swimming, child underwater, kid, kids, children, sea turtle, sea turtles, water, ocean, sea, starfish, sea plants, reef, ocean floor, ocean rock, colorful, children's books, children's art

© Alvina Kwong

George the Giraffe Talking to the Moon

giraffe, giraffes, illustration, wild animal, wild animals, african animals, african animal, spotted animal, spotted animals, equine, equus, horse, hooved animal, hooved animals, mammal, mammals, animal print, yellow, furry, tall animal, whimsical giraffe, painting, acrylic painting, watercolor painting, baby giraffe, watercolor giraffe, giraffe neck, giraffe print, giraffe prints, moon, night, bedtime, talking giraffe

© Alvina Kwong

California Grown

toys, games, transportation, fantasy, fly, flying, girl flying, hot air balloon, plane, airplane, maps, los angeles, california, iconic, city, cityscape, dog, cat, lizard, dogs, cats, bunny, rabbit, bunnies, rabbits, ferris wheel, beach, hollywood, pasadena, roses, plants, disneyland, disney, vegas, road, road map, highway, girl, girls, child, children, surfing, surf board, surf board, santa monica, sun, cow, cows, chinatown, downtown, airport, palm tree, palm trees, house, rocket, rockets

© Alvina Kwong

Honey Bear

book cover, children, childrens books, bear, bears, cub, cubs, baby bear, baby bears, honey, bear eating honey, honey bear, bee, bees, beehive, beehives, honeycomb, butterfly, bear playing, grizzly bear, grizzly bears, brown bear, brown bears, black bear, black bears, grass, flying bee, bear on back, cartoon, acrylic, painting, painterly, kids, childrens art, bear playing, playing bear, golden bear, adventure, lesson, forest, outdoor

© Alvina Kwong

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© Alvina Kwong

George the Shortest Giraffe

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© Alvina Kwong

Giraffe Eating

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© Alvina Kwong

Chinatown

chinatown, los angeles, los angeles chinatown, la, fireworks, firework, fire cracker, fire crackers, dragon, chinese dragon, dragons, chinese dragons, southern california, sharpei, dog, dogs, boxer, mutt, boxer dog, doggie, dog friends, happy dog, dog holding rope, dog holding fire cracker, happy dog, smiling dog, landmark

© Alvina Kwong

Surfing Dog

surf, surfing, surf dog, dog surfing, dog on surfboard, surfboard, surfing dog, ocean dog, dog in ocean, dog on wave, waves, wave, fish, jumping fish, hopping fish, purple fish, orange fish green fish, smiling fish, happy fish, beach, surfer, ocean, sea, seagull, seagulls, bird, birds, santa monica, pier, children's books, children's art, whimsical art, whimsical dog, mutt, doggie, dog with spots, boxer, boxer dog

© Alvina Kwong

Mouse main character picture book

mouse, mice, Hawaii, tropical, childrens book, children, child, kid, kids, picture book, board book, friends, neighbors, animal, painting, acrylic, helping, helpful, talking mouse, brown mouse, gray mouse, luau, food, storyboard, stylized, whimsical, adventure, character development, character, childrens products, educational, environmental, ethnic, family, licensing, nature, toys, games

© Alvina Kwong

Sand Mouse's Soup- Bubbles

mouse, mice, pot, cleaning, bubble, bubbles, mouse cleaning, mouse wearing clothes, hawaii, hawaiian, animal, mouse kitchen, helping, mouse helping, whimsical, whimsical mouse, grey mouse, brown mouse, singing mouse, whistling, singing, humming, washing, kitchen, sponge, whistling mouse, small mouse, soap, animal cleaning, animals, mammal, mouse painting, mouse illustration, stylized mouse, nature, wildlife, hawaiian, hawaii, aloha, cleaning, music

© Alvina Kwong

"Sand Mouse's Soup" BeachHouse Publishing

mouse, mice, Hawaii, tropical, childrens book, children, child, kid, kids, picture book, board book, friends, neighbors, animal, painting, acrylic, helping, helpful, talking mouse, brown mouse, gray mouse, luau, food, storyboard, stylized, whimsical, adventure, character development, character, childrens products, educational, environmental, ethnic, family, licensing, nature, toys, games, food, house, hawaiian, aloha, white mouse, vegetables, farmer, farming, basket, carrots

© Alvina Kwong

Mouse

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© Alvina Kwong

Dog Car

car, santa monica, california, transportation, dog in car, dog riding in car, lady in hat, jogging man, dog walking, palm trees, coconut trees, boardwalk, dog, dogs, happy dog, smiling dog, boxer, boxer dog, mutt, doggie, dog tag

© Alvina Kwong

Redwood Forest

nature, family, fantasy, car, truck, trucks, cars, riding, ride, families, sister, sisters, siblings, truck driver, red truck, transportation, adventure, forest, redwoods, forests, trees, leaves, leaf, tree, bird, birds, flying bird, flying birds, grass, bushes, bush, drive, driving, girl, girls, kid, kids, children, children driving, girl with long hair, happy, driving truck, tire, tires, wheel, wheels, california, cartoon, acrylic, painterly, painting, color

© Alvina Kwong

Monk Seal

seal, seals, sleeping seal, napping seal, monk seal, hawaiian seal, hawaiian seals, monk seals, yawning seal, tired seal, sleepy seal, beach, beach life, brown seal, ocean, sea, ocean life, sea life, sea lion, sea lions, sealion, sealions, happy seal

© Alvina Kwong

Hawaiian crabs

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© Alvina Kwong

Seagulls

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© Alvina Kwong

Humpback Whale

whale, whales, calf, baby whale, grey whale, gray whale, blue whale, blue whales, california gray whale, humpback whale, humpback, humpback whales, humpback calf, baby humpback, baby blue whale, underwater, underwater whale, bubbles, mother and baby, mother and calf, baby calf, sleeping whale, happy whale, smiling whale, swimming whale, mother whale and baby whale, mother and baby whale, mother and calf whale, ocean, sea life, ocean life

© Alvina Kwong

animal, lifestyle, beach, ocean, sea, beach bum, beach life, turtle, turtles, tortoise, tortoises, sea turtle, hawaiian sea turtle, hawaian turtle, sleeping turtle turtle sleeping, sleeping turtles, dolphin, dolphins, napping turtle, coastline, cost, hawaii, honu, happy, tired, sleepy, sleeping, stylized, peace, peaceful

© Alvina Kwong

Hawaiian Fish

hawaiian fish, hawaiian sea life, tropical, tropical fish, tropical ocean, ocean, sea, ocean life, sea life, coral, reef, underwater, underwater fish, clown fish, starfish, hawaiian state fish, humuhumu, angel fish, yellow fish, red fish, striped fish, long fish, skinny fish, jellyfish, trumpetfish, butterfly fish, mamo, native hawaiian fish, native fish, swimming fish, sleeping fish, snoring fish, fish swimming, floating fish, swimming jellyfish, happy fish, smiling fish

© Alvina Kwong

Dragon

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© Alvina Kwong

Lion

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© Alvina Kwong

Chinese New Year

chinese new year, chinese, goat, ram, rams, goats, lunar, ethnic, ethnic child, chinese girl, chinese children, chinese girls, costume, chinese costume, child riding goat, cherry blossom, trees, tree, cherry blossoms, china, fantasy, creative, imaginative, chinese goat, chinese ram, billy goat, horns, jumping goat, child riding animal, ethnic girl, china, lunar calendar, animal, animals, fantasy

© Alvina Kwong

"Because of Pegasus" New Moon Magazine

horse, horses, wild horse, wild horses, equus, equine, horse rearing, horse on back legs, horse pawing, horsey, orange horse, brown horse, gold horse, golden horse, galloping horse, horse gallop, happy horse, childrens horse, smiling horse, birds, bird, blue bird, butterfly, butterflies, red butterfly, purple butterfly, grass, flowers, field, fields, horse on hill

© Alvina Kwong

Husky

fantasy, painterly, painting, holiday, christmas, winter, winter wonderland, snow, ice, christmas tree, christmas lights, lights, decoration, bunny, bunnies, rabbit, rabbits, star, stars, husky, huskies, malamute, malamutes, alaska, snowing, dog, dogs, canine, canines, dogs playing, dog playing, dog pulling, dog biting, boy, boys, child, children, boy sitting, mad boy, mad child, angry boy, angry child, mad boys, angry boys, expression, scarf, fashion, beanie, laughing bunny

© Alvina Kwong

Broccoli Chronicles

toys, games, fantasy, character, characters, girl, girls, child, children, kids, broccoli, broccolis, vegetable, vegetables, food, science, scientific, kid science, robin, beaker, beakers, potion, potions, girl with glasses, girl with overalls, overalls, glasses, pigtail girl, girl with braids, girl holding, nerd, nerds, nerdy, nerdy girl, nerd girl, smart girl, digital art, line drawing, digital color, chapter book, book cover, chapter books, childrens books, girl with bowtie

© Building Voices

Broccoli Chronicles

toys, games, fantasy, character, characters, girl, girls, child, children, kid, kids, broccoli, broccolis, vegetable, vegetables, food, farm, field, farming, fields, girl with glasses, girl with overalls, overalls, glasses, pigtail girl, girl with braids, girl holding, nerd, nerds, nerdy, nerdy girl, nerd girl, smart girl, digital art, digital color, line drawing, digital color, chapter book, book cover, chapter books, book covers, childrens books, childrens book, tree, trees

© Building Voices

Monkey

monkey, monkeys, gorilla, gorillas, monkeying around, monkey holding banana, monkey swinging, monkey hanging, tree, trees, vine, vines, plants, jungle, jungles, forest, forests, banana, bananas, bugs, caterpillars, monkey eating, perspective, birds eye view, birds eye, high, above, character, childrens art, kids art

© Alvina Kwong

polar bear sleeping

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© Alvina Kwong

Polar Bear Sleeping

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© Alvina Kwong

Nerdy Girl

toys, games, fantasy, character, characters, girl, girls, child, children, kid, kids, book, books, homework, writing, journal, light, lamp, pens, pencil, backpack, library, eraser, girl with glasses, girl with overalls, overalls, glasses, pigtail girl, girl with braids, girl holding, nerd, nerds, nerdy, nerdy girl, nerd girl, smart girl, digital art, digital color, line drawing, digital color, chapter book, book cover, chapter books, book covers, childrens books, journal

© Building Voices

Unicorn

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© Alvina Kwong

Buddies and Pals

magazine, horse, cowboy, horses, cowboys, children, boy riding horse, boy, child, boys, girls, girl, ethnic children, ethnic child, african american child, african american girl, cat, cats, kitty, kittens, turtle, asian children, asian child, asian boy, hispanic girl, hispanic child, dog, dogs, doggie, puppy, pup, bunny, bunnies, rabbit, rabbits, squirrel, squirrels, cowboy hat, sun, moon, birds, bird, butterfly, butterflies, flower, flowers, tortoise, turtles, boy riding turtle,

© Alvina Kwong

Alvina Kwong

Biography

Alvina Kwong was born in Hawaii and grew up in Southern California along the beaches of the South Bay. Art has always been part of her life, taking classes as a child, studying Studio Art AP in high school, and then graduating from Brigham Young University with a BFA in Illustration. Through the years, she has illustrated children’s books and magazines, done commissioned pieces, won awards, and gave back by teaching art to the little ones. Her most recent chapter book, “Broccoli Chronicles” published by Building Voices received the Foreword Reviews’ 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award. She has been featured in “Artist’s Magazine”, “Big Bear Grizzly Newspaper”, and “The Daily Herald”. Her current children’s books are “Rock a Bye Baby in Hawaii” published by BeachHouse Publishing and “Brody Bear Goes Fishing” published by Babl Books. She is currently working on a new book for BeachHouse Publishing called “Sand Mouse’s Soup.”

Style/Techniques

Acrylic, Digital, Line with Color, Painterly, Storyboards, Watercolor, Whimsical, Whiteboard Animation

Subject/Specialties

Humor, Action, Adventure, Animals, Book Covers, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Comic Book, Education, Family, Fantasy, Food, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Information Graphics, Landscape, Licensing, Nature, People, Portrait, Science, Toys & Games, Transportation, Travel, Wildlife, Youth, Ethnic, Environmental