Blythe Russo is an illustrator, puppet-builder, and avid baker. She holds a masters degree in illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design. A midwesterner through and through, Blythe currently lives just outside of Cincinnati, Ohio. On Thursdays evenings you can find her on Twitter as one of the moderators of the weekly #kidlitart chat. Blythe is also an active member of SCBWI and a huge supporter of her fellow authors and illustrators. This is her debut as an illustrator.