ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATORS
Ily is a designer & illustrator based in Nashville, Tennessee. She is inspired by repetitive rhythm, warm days, organic shapes, and colors of a summer sunset. She earned her BFA in Graphic Design at Watkins College of Art, Design, & Film. When she is not creating, she is daydreaming & exploring the beautiful world around her; finding appriciation in the little joys of life.
For over 30 years, Rick Eshbaugh has been an illustrator and animator in southeastern Wisconsin. He has a great curiosity about the world around him and has always enjoyed children’s literature.
Rick and his wife, a teacher, have two grown children, who also love children’s books. This is the first book Rick has illustrated and he looks forward to sharing his art with young readers.
GRANDMA BOOK'S WORLD
Raejean Kanter, Author
In her series Grandma Book Travels Raejean Kanter combines two of her passions: love of children and travel. A grandmother of six, she has traveled to over forty countries in the world. The mission of the series is to help young children learn about the other cultures to foster a greater understanding of inclusion. Ms. Kanter has a BBA from St. Norbert College
and a MEd from Cardinal Stritch University.