Southwest Colorado Writers


This board book is written in rhyming verses about the names of Jesus with related scriptures for readers.

Annette also illustrates for others, such as Colorado writer Connie Peters. 

Pen & Ink

Conflicted Communication

Lead Editorial Illustration - sample


Environmental Statement—      Take Care of Our Water

Lead Editorial Illustration - sample


Diane Nyad Swims the English Channel

Lead Editorial Illustration - sample

Computer Generated Art

Monty Chooses to Obey

Cover Illustration & Design Layout

Computer Generated Art


Illustration for Business Card

Mixed Media

Pillman—The Medicating of America

Lead Editorial Illustration - sample

Computer Generated Art

Milly & Lukey

Coloring Book-Sample for Melaleuca

Pen & Ink Editorial Insert - Sample


Do You Want to be Friends?

Children's Book Proposal

Hamilton, Doodle-roo & Quilt

Hamilton & Quilt

Mt. Glory Faith Adventures

Annette developed the characters Hamilton, Doodle-roo, Quilt, Bugaboo, Grandma Gretta, Sophie, and Mr. Stinkermyer. She designed and constructed the puppets, has written over 40 puppet show scripts that were presented in children's church ministries.


Marv's Windy Rescue

Children's Book Proposal

Illustrations in Pen & Ink & Water Color for Crossroad Kennels cards and calendar

Her story, A Cinnamon Toast Gift, was published in the Christmas anthology Celebrating Christmas…with Memories, Poetry, and Good Food (Hidden Book Press, 2011) Order from Amazon

Annette Kathleen Hutchins

Author, Artist, Illustrator

Work in Progress

Annette is writing a feature length animation script about a Peruvian family of alpaca herders on the run from the Conquistadores during the 1500s. She continues to enrich the dialog and salt it with humor and poignancy.

About Annette Hutchins

Annette was born in Orleans, France and moved every one to three years while growing up in a military family.  She has a BFA degree in Communications Arts and Design from Virginia Commonwealth University.  Annette is a writer, illustrator of children’s books, and a script writer for her puppet ministry. She and her husband, Bill, currently lives in Bayfield, Colorado. Their two sons live nearby and their daughter lives in Oregon.

Original Pastel sent to sponsored Romanian church.

Copy to sponsored child, Nasande Gift, in Masaka, Uganda.



Reflection on Paint Brush Ferrule

Jesus is the Light of the World

In addition to her writing, author

Annette Kathleen Hutchins

is an accomplished artist and illustrator.

More Art from Annette K. Hutchins

All art and soft sculpture work displayed is copyrighted by Annette K. Hutchins