Walter Foster Jr.

Walter Foster Jr. publishes fun and imaginative books and kits for children of all ages. Encouraging learning and exploring, Walter Foster Jr. titles cover a wide range of subjects, including art, transportation, history, craft, gardening, and more. Building on the success of Walter Foster Publishing, a leader in the art instruction field for more than 90 years, Walter Foster Jr. develops high-quality, affordable books that spark excitement and curiosity. As a creator of content for children and families, Walter Foster Jr. strives to bring out that childlike wonderment in all of us and inspire lifelong interests.

Contact details

Contact Info

Walter Foster Jr.
26391 Crown Valley Parlway
Suite 220
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Tel: +1 949 380 7510
Fax: +1 949 380 7575

Anne Landa, V.P., Group Publisher
Pauline Molinari, Editorial Director
General Email:

Kristine Anderson

Foreign Rights:
If you are interested in publishing our titles in Europe, please contact:
    Karine Marko
    Group Rights Director
If you are interested in publishing our titles anywhere else in the world, please contact:
     Kate Essam
     Senior Manager, Quarto Foreign Rights Operations

Our Series
Looking for a specific Walter Foster Jr. book series? You can find them by clicking the links below.

All About Drawing
Big Book
Children's Theatre
Cartooning for Kids
Chalk It Up
I Can Draw (Fleurus)
Doodling for Kids
Learn to Draw
Learn to Draw (Licensed)
Look Read Learn
          I Love Activity Books
Sticker, Punch-Out & Play
Super Skills
Technical Tales
Time Traveler
101 Things
Up Close
Watch Me Draw

We also publish a group of art kits.

Blue Apple Kits           Art Kits

Become a Walter Foster Jr. Author
Are you a trained artist with a knack for teaching skills and techniques to artists, both novice and experienced? Are you a blogger with a strong following and a fresh take on art and design? Walter Foster Publishing is always on the lookout for authors and artists with creative ideas that enhance and broaden our publishing list. Our topics span everything from traditional oil painting to newer art techniques like tangling and mixed media. See our submissions guidelines if you are interested in submitting your ideas for consideration.