Shelley Brant is an illustrator/ designer whose passion lies in whimsical character design. Born in Kalona, Iowa, Shelley currently resides in Dallas, Texas with her husband, daughter and 2 very spoiled pug dogs. She loves snowy days, fancy coffee, mid century design, James Taylor songs and every shade of green.
A love of picture books inspired Shelley to start exploring illustration after a career in product design. After receiving a degree in Art and a long corporate career as an in house product designer, Shelley has gone on to produce trend direction and illustrations
for a number of manufacturers and retailers. Shelley's work can be found on all kinds of seasonal decor, kids crafts, picture books, classroom supplies, stationery and greeting cards.