Amy Hevron is a freelance illustrator, designer, and children's book author living in Seattle, Washington. She attended Texas State University where she received a BFA in Graphic Design. Recently, she earned a certificate in Natural Science Illustration from the University of Washington. Prior to freelancing, Amy worked as an art director and designer at design firms and game companies.
In both 2015 and 2016, she received the Portfolio Honor Award from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Amy draws inspiration from wildlife, nature, and travel. Her medium of choice is acrylic on wood.
Amy's debut picture book Trevor, written by Jim Averbeck, releases in June 2018 from Roaring Brook Press. Currently, she is working on a wordless picture book called Dust Bunny Wants a Friend, releasing in Spring 2019 from Schwartz & Wade and Moon Babies, written by Karen Jameson, releasing in Summer 2019 from Putnam.
For book publishing inquiries, contact her agent Kirsten Hall (Catbird Agency) at kirsten [at[ catbirdagency.com.
For all other inquiries, email her at amyhevron [at] gmail.com.