Jennifer A. Bell is an illustrator whose work can be found on greeting cards, in magazines, and in over a dozen children’s books. She studied fine art at the Columbus College of Art and Design and spent many years as a seasonal giftware designer and freelance greeting card illustrator before illustrating her first book, Far Flutterby by Karen Kingsbury. Jennifer has illustrated many books since, including Too Shy for Show-and-Tell by Beth Bracken (awarded the Eric Hoffer Grand Prize in 2012), Little Dog, Lost by Marion Dane Bauer, the Stella Batts series by Courtney Sheinmel, When a Dad Says 'I Love You’ by Douglas Wood, and, most recently My Pen Pal, Santa by Melissa Stanton.
She lives in Minneapolis, MN, with her husband, son, and cranky cat.