Kelly Ann Murphy is an award-winning illustrator, author, and educator. She has worked at Montserrat College of Art, the Massachusetts College of Art and Design and currently teaches at the Rhode Island School of Design. She is the co-founder of Shybird™ Studios, which showcases her collaborative work with french artist Antoine Revoy. Kelly’s work includes editorial illustration; children’s picture and chapter book illustration and design; and art for film, theater, and toy industries. Her newest book, Secrets at Sea, written by Newbery award-winning novelist Richard Peck, just earned the New York Times honor of Notable Book of the Year. Visit Kelly at www.kelmurphy.com.