Living in Granada he is constantly doing research for his book projects and working full-time as a children's book illustrator, making use of his favorite painting techniques: aquarela and acrylic.
He has been called one of the best young Latin American illustrators working today.
Always showing great commitment to the people of his country and of Latin America in general, he has been the recipient of many prizes. They include the Blue Ribbon Award, presented to him by the Bulletin of the Centre for Children's Books for his illustrations of Jade and Iron (Groundwood Books, 1996). He also received the Illustrated Children's and Youth Book Prize.
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