Channing Everidge is an award-winning artist and the illustrator of The Desperate Diva Diaries.
From the age of four, she’s always had a pencil or paintbrush in her hand, especially enjoying oil painting and pencil sketching. Channing is currently a freshman at the College of William and Mary in Virginia, and is the youngest daughter of author Angie Spady. Channing is a member of Baptist Collegiate Ministries at William and Mary, is a Governor’s Scholar of Kentucky, and is honored to join the B&H Kids family!  The Desperate Diva Diaries is Channing’s first illustrated book series, designed to reach young kids for the glory of Christ.

Channing encourages any kid that loves art to practice, practice, PRACTICE! Below is a sample of Channing’s artwork from elementary and high school. If you’d like to ask Channing a question about being the illustrator of The Desperate Diva Diaries, you may contact her at She’d love to hear from you!