Julia Griffin received her BFA in illustration from the School of Visual Arts and lives and works in New York City. She is inspired by mythology and fairy tales and her work focuses on the mysterious and unknowable in the world around us. Her colored pencil drawings play with texture and atmosphere, rendering worlds both ethereal and tangible. Her work can be found in magazines, on book covers, in children’s books, and in galleries. She has had work in Spectrum Fantastic Art, Infected by Art, and the Society of Illustrators annual.