This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Teacher, author, and illustrator best known for his work in children’s picture books.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
Creates children's picture books using traditional and digital techniques.
Acclaimed illustrator of children's books often with an emphasis on African American history and culture.
Illustrator of children’s books focusing on African American figures in history, politics, sports, and the arts.
Ross has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art.
Illustrator of fairytale picture books and young adult novels.
Prolific cover artist of pulp magazines.
Schongut has illustrated for advertising, book design, and poster art, and his own children's books.
An illustrator who transformed the perception of dinosaurs, and a designer of films.
Author/illustrator of children’s books containing a blend of reality and imagination.
Disney animator who became Creative Producer for Hanna-Barbera.
Turner's comic strip, "Wee Pals," was the first nationally syndicated strip by a Black illustrator.
Prolific artist known for her work in magazines, and a career that lasted about 50 years.