Author & Illustrator

Jill Howarth

Born in a tiny town in the hills of Pennsylvania, Jill Howarth always wanted to be an artist. She graduated from Penn State University with a degree in graphic design and entered the corporate design world. As a senior designer and then art director at Hasbro Toys, she occasionally embellished product packaging with fun little drawings. More requests for these illustrations came her way and before she knew it, she was doing more drawing and less layout design. After leaving corporate life to start a family, she began freelancing, pursuing her passion for hand lettering and illustrating for the children's market with clients such as American Greetings, Hallmark, Klutz, Penguin, Pottery Barn Teen, Scholastic, and more. Presently, she lives just west of Boston.

Most Recent Book
You Can! Words of Wisdom From The Little Engine That Could book

"About" from Quarto website

board Books

1-2-3, You Love Me book
1-2-3, You Love Me
The ABCs of Christmas book
The ABCs of Christmas

picture Books

You Can! Words of Wisdom From The Little Engine That Could book
You Can! Words of Wisdom From The Little Engine That Could
Polly and Her Duck Costume book
Polly and Her Duck Costume

Collaborators

Leanne Laurciella
Leanne Laurciella
Watty Piper
Watty Piper
Charlie Hart
Charlie Hart
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