from Nutmeg & Barley: A Budding Friendship, Candlewick Press

from Kiki’s Blankie, Sterling Children’s Books >


Born and raised in Texas, Janie now lives in southwest Michigan. She writes and illustrates picture books for young children and uses various materials and techniques to create lovable characters and memorable art. Janie draws and paints both digitally and traditionally—usually combining both methods.


Janie graduated with a BFA in graphic design and a minor in literature from the University of North Texas. She has written and/or illustrated over 20 books for children.


Publishers: to view more art, please contact Janie directly for a PDF package of samples.


Janie is currently creating artwork (for adults and children) to offer specifically to the art licensing market. Visit Lula Jane Studio to find out more. To view Janie’s graphic design work, visit Bynum Creative. Thanks!

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