How To Make a Table Runner for a Book Signing Display

September 01, 2021  •  1 Comment
Getting people to stop at your table at a book signing can be a challenge, but a good table runner can have a huge impact. It lets potential readers know what you're about from a distance and entices them in. I recently made my first table runners for Scares That Care and wanted to share some tips and tricks I learned that can save you a ton of tim...
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Weird Tales Magazine Issue 364 Features Cover Art by Lynne Hansen

October 24, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
I’m very proud to announce that my art will grace the cover of the next issue of Weird Tales Magazine. So honored to be part of its 98-year legacy. So many amazing artists before me! Talk about pressure! I’m pretty sure this is the first African American woman on the cover of Weird Tales, at least as far as I could tell from the hundreds of covers...
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Limited Edition Halloween Shirt From Iliad Bookshop Featuring Lynne Hansen's Art Now Available!

October 07, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
So excited to get to share with you the shirt I created for the Iliad Bookshop in Los Angeles! Each year they do a special limited edition Halloween shirt featuring a different artist, and this year they chose me! You can get yours here: http://bit.ly/HalloweenShirtLHA
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Trick Or Treat in July: Halloween Season Cover Reveal

July 23, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
100 days until Halloween, so today I've got a treat for you! First, I finally get to share with you the cover I created for Raw Dog Screaming Press for Lucy A. Snyder's Halloween Season. Ta-da! Cool, huh? Second, today the folks at Raw Dog Screaming Press are letting us get in a little early trick-or-treating. Visit all five of these blogs, and...
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31 Days Of New Art In October

September 27, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
I've never done something like this before, but I've always wanted to. In October I'm going to be creating 31 new pieces of art around these prompts from Mab's Drawlloween Club and/or InkTober. And because my brain now thinks in book cover dimensions, they'll all be premade book cover size, and I'll be offering the ones I love at $150, half my norm...
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Life in a Haunted House – The Story Behind the Cover(s) from Cemetery Dance

July 27, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
One of my favorite projects to date has been the Life in a Haunted House series I created for Norman Prentiss. He interviewed me for Cemetery Dance, and I think it provides some good insight into the collaboration that's possible between author and artist. Read all about it here: https://www.cemeterydance.com/extras/life-haunted-house-story-behind...
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