Amanda Grafe is a self-taught author and illustrator/artist. Her interests include philosophy, human psychology, forms of writing and experimenting with different art mediums. Amanda’s books can be found in bookstores throughout New England. Follow her on Facebook and on Instagram for updates on the latest projects, shows and more.


2021                HeARTspot Student Art Show                   Juried

2021                Light, Space & Time: “Landscape”                                       Special Recognition

2021                Light, Space & Time: “Animals”                                           Special Recognition

2020                 Askew                                    Display

2019                Scituate Arts Festival             Juried

2019                Warren Arts Festival               Second Place in Graphics

2018                The Art Den                            Solo Show

2018                Warren Arts Festival               First Place in Graphics

2017                The Wurks                                                                           Solo Show

2016                Wickford Art Association: Abstract/Avante Guard              Juried

2016                Light, Space & Time: “All Women”                                      Special Recognition

2016                Gallery Seven, “Wet”                                                            Juried


“Sometimes I Dream” Leaning Rock Press, 2021.

“The BIGGERfoot” Self, 2021.

“The Sneaky Mouse” Leaning Rock Press, 2020.

“A Hand Through The Bars (2cnd Ed.)” Stillwater River Publications, 2020.

“Baby Bunny and the Balloon” Leaning Rock Press, 2019.

“My Best Ghoul Friend” Leaning Rock Press, 2019.

“Harpagus” Whiskey Creek Press, 2011.

“A Hand Through The Bars” Publish America, 2006.


“Charles Baudelaire – An Art Criticism,” Fictional Café, 2020.

“How To Never Be In A Horror Movie,” Motif Magazine, 2019.


Featured, Amanda Grafe: The Enlightened Paintbrush. Fictional Café, 2020.


2020-2021                     Fictional Café                                    Art Curator        

2019-2020                    Motif Magazine                                Art Columnist