Texas Veg Fest, Austin, Texas
Extremely honored to partner up with
S A R A sanctuary, I created a special story in the spirit of Animal Awareness and education.
A beautiful day along the river with live music & great food, I did story time for the kids and
met some pretty amazing people!
"Best children's picture book I've seen this century. Absolutely beautiful."
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Freedom Fellowship Home school Co-Op
What an amazing day spent with such smart kids, who came to the table ready to learn! Such a fun experience!
4th annual Giving Thanks Celebration,
Spent this amazing day giving back
to our local veterans' precious children!
What an incredible honor to be able to do so!
The Mill Boutique - Meet the Authors
Honored and lucky to be a member of such an amazing community like Cibolo. Big thanks to the Mill Boutique for hosting such a great event!
Kelly Grettler is a mom, a wife, a lover of life, who makes kids books that she illustrates and writes.
Community Christmas Party, Cibolo, TX
Celebrated the Season with the amazing people of our community and (bonus!) Santa stopped by for storytime, where he read The Marvelous, Much-Loved Christmas Tree!
Spent the morning hanging out with the awesome students & faculty of Wiederstein Elementary School, where we read my books, talked about writing and I got all the feels when they sang me just the sweetest song!
Infity 4H Club
Enjoyed sharing my books and discussing
the importance of giving water & sunshine
to those "seeds" of creativity that we ALL have
within us to help them grow!
GREAT group of kids, teens and parents!
3rd annual Author Fair,
Schertz Public Library
Honored & excited to have been invited back to this amazing event! I enjoyed the panel discussion with the other authors and thankful to the members of the community who came out in the rain to support us!
Green Valley Elementary
Spent some time with these awesome Kindergartners, reading my books and discussing story ideas and hopefully planting the seeds for some future writers and illustrators!
1st annual Author Fair, Schertz Public Library, Schertz, Texas.
Showcasing several local published children's and adult authors, I was extremely honored to be included in this event. I enjoyed meeting the other authors and the members of the community who came out to support us. Thank you, Schertz Library!
The Big Red Barn, Seguin, TX
Such a lovely setting for a Farmer's Market & Artisan Fair! Surrounded by so many talented vendors and makers,
I had such fun sharing my stories and hanging out!
Brand New Release:
Chick-fil-A, Schertz, TX
Spent some time underneath the Mimosa Tree with these awesome kids, reading my book and decorating these beautiful trees afterward. Love our community!
GOD ALWAYS HEARS
Written on the heels of a health scare of my own, God Always Hears touches on the subject of illness, and hospitals, and bravery, and faith, and having a sense of courage and peace through it all.
The Girlscouts, Schertz, TX.
These girls. I was invited to speak at their troop meeting because of their interest in writing. I was blown away at their intelligence and knowledge of the craft and left there more inspired by them than they could ever know!
Barnes & Noble, San Antonio, TX
Spent the morning with this amazing group of kids and their parents doing a special story time just in time for Mother's Day. We read Sweet Tea by the Live Oak Tree and followed it up with a beautiful, fingerprint tree craft.
I can't thank Julie from Barnes & Noble enough for allowing me this opportunity and also Zander, for being so special and smart and sweet.
This was truly a dream come true for me!
MOMS Club of Schertz
Big thanks to these fabulous Moms and their amazing kids for inviting me!
Such a special group, I adored reading my stories to these sweet children,
who truly seemed to love them!
Reached a new height with my authoring as I now can say I'm on the shelves of this amazing, eclectic, famously-loved, one of a kind little bookshop over in Ireland!
So incredibly honored to Vinny & the rest of the fine folks over there for helping my dreams come true!
Paschall Elementary School Literacy Night.
Had the pleasure of hanging out with the amazing staff, parents and students reading my books as well as speaking to the kids about the joy of reading, writing and illustrating!
Chick-fil-A, Schertz, TX
What a bunch of cuties!
Had so much fun hanging out, reading my books and making ice cream bars that looked good enough to eat!
Big thanks to all those who came out and especially to Chick-fil-A for inviting me!
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop
The Purple Chair, New Braunfels, TX
So thankful for the adorable group of little ones and their sweet parents who came out to The Purple Chair for Story Time!
I hope that they enjoyed Sweet Tea by the Live Oak Tree
as much as I enjoyed reading it to them!
Bracken United Methodist Preschool (B.U.M.P.)
This was such a treat, as well as a homecoming for me as my own two boys went to BUMP years ago. I loved sharing my books and talking with the sweet, smart, smiling students and staff, as this school holds such a special place in my heart.
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