Jamie Tablason loves illustrating for children and the young at heart. Through whimsical imagery and engaging characters she hopes to connect with her audience and inspire young and old to tell their own stories. Jamie received her BFA and MFA in Illustration from California State stop smoking University, School of Art. Sea creatures, California history, Japanese culture, and good food are a few things that inspire Jamie’s work. She currently works and lives in Lakewood, California with her husband who is a high school teacher by day and tattoo artist by night, and their two dogs, a basset hound and bulldog.