The Sylvan by Judy Witt

This beautiful story, illustrated with the author’s mystical watercolors, revolves around a highly imaginative child named Sarah who discovers and befriends a wise, old man named Sylvania, who lives in a nearby forest. Sarah and Sylvania take the reader on their fantastical journey as they learn the secrets of life.

About the Author

Judy Witt, author and watercolorist, earned a B.A. in Education from Longwood College in  Farmville, Virginia, and did graduate study in art at Old Dominion University. Her works include the illustration of Beautiful Painted Arrow and the biography of Native American Shaman Joseph Rael. She is also co-author of The Center Ring, a book about therapeutic clowning and the Philosophy of the Fool (1992). Her watercolors have appeared throughout Virginia and in California and include a large installation of paintings at the Cavalier Hotel in Virginia Beach, Virginia.