Catherine Fruisen

Illustration professor


  • B.F.A., theater design, Webster University
  • M.F.A., illustration, Savannah College of Art and Design


Ten years of freelance work under the pseudonym Violet Lemay, resulting in almost 1,000 illustrations published for hundreds of books and magazines

Awards, recognitions and honors

Work recognized by the Society of Illustrators New York, the Society of Illustrators Los Angeles, American Illustration, RSVP, Applied Arts and 3x3 magazine


Anna Goodson Management Inc.

Publications and Presentations

  • "My Mother's Pearls"
  • "Alice and Her Fabulous Teeth"
  • "Rick and Rocky"
  • "My Foodie ABC: A Little Gourmet's Guide"
  • "My Foodie ABC Placemats"