The illustrations in a picture book truly bring the pages of the story to life. They help capture the child’s attention and help them understand and remember the story that is being read to them. John F. Sullivan beautifully brought Positopia World, The Hidden Portal to life with his illustrations.
John F. Sullivan received his Art and Education training at Massachusetts College of Art in Boston, The British Film Institute at the University of Sterling, Scotland, and CALARTS school for Animation in Valencia, California. He taught Cartooning, Animation, and Theater at Barnstable High School for 32 years and was inducted into the National Teacher’s Hall of Fame in Emporia, Kansas in 2004. He has done animations for Turner Feature Animation, Radio Disney for the Walt Disney Company, and a commercial for the local Pizza Shark company. He wrote and drew a series of children’s books, “The Hershkins”, for Hershey Park in Pennsylvania, and he drew a children’s book about the importance of planting trees, titled My Tree and Me for wOURld productions.