About the Illustrator
Dennis Lavorato is an illustrator and portrait artist living in
Rhode Island.  Born in Brooklyn, New York, he attended the
School of Visual Arts, Arts Student League, and Herbert
Berghoff Studios in Manhattan. He is the illustrator of
David's War/David's Peace.
An alumnus of UCONN's School of Fine Arts, Gary Anderson
began his career at Mystic Seaport immersing himself in
marine carving. In 1987 he launched his own studio,
Anderson Artworks, where he carves and restores
carousel horses, including the Watch Hill Carousel horses.
He also painted the panels on the carousel. He is the
illustrator of the cover for
The Carousel Adventure.