Marne Ventura
Biographical Sketch
Drawings Crafts
Curiosity and Wonder

Marne works in graphite, charcoal, and pen and ink to capture her favorite subjects: children, animals, flowers and trees. Marne is also an avid needleworker and enjoys creating quilted and embroidered crafts.

A native Californian, Marne holds a B.A. in comparative literature from the University of California as well as a California teaching credential and a M.A. in Education with an emphasis in Reading and Language Development. She taught elementary school in the public school system before starting an educational technology business with her husband, Fred.

A life-long children's literature enthusiast, Marne strives to create arts and crafts that reflect the curiosity and wonder with which youth perceive the world.

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On the Creative Side...
Marne Ventura has written 23 books for kids. Areas of interest include science, arts and crafts, food and cooking, health, and technology. Learn more at or search for Marne Ventura on the Amazon store.