author & artist

from Nutmeg & Barley: A Budding Friendship, Candlewick Press

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

Born and raised in Texas, Janie Bynum now lives in Raleigh, North Carolina. She writes and illustrates picture books for young children and uses various materials and techniques to create lovable characters and memorable art. She 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.

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

Janie is currently creating artwork (for adults and children) to offer to the art licensing market. Visit Lula Jane Studio to learn more.

Thank you!

Currently available books:

Otis by Janie Bynum (orig. from Harcourt,
now from Voyager Books)

The Twelve Days of Christmas in Texas
by Janie Bynum (Sterling Children's Books)

I've Got an Elephant by Anne Ginkel, illustrated by Janie Bynum (Peachtree Publishers)

One Little Flower Girl by Jennifer Dussling, illustrated by Janie Bynum (Scholastic)

Edna Elephant by Margaret Park Bridges, illustrated by Janie Bynum (Candlewick Press, Brand New Readers Series)

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