Pen Name: Jeffrey Ebbeler
Ebbeler lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Ebbeler is an illustrator and artist. He has been creating art for children for nearly a decade. His work spans a wide range of media from illustration to paper engineering, large-scale murals, puppets, and even performance arts. And his whimsical sense of humor shines through in his illustrations, especially his quirky characters. He lives in Chicago with his wife Eileen, where he works as an illustrator and makes school visits to take children through the creative process of the picture book.
Ebbeler has worked on a variety of projects including illustrations for magazines, CD covers, and book covers as well as paper engineering for pop-up books, creating large scale murals for schools and churches, and sculpting puppets and preforming for several marionette theaters.
Jingle Bells, CandyCane Press, 2009
One is a Feast for Mouse, Holiday House, 2009 - written by Judy Cox
I'm Really Not Tired, Flashlight Press, 2008 - written by Lori Sunshine
Our Walk in the Woods, Mitten Press, 2008 - written by Charity Nebbe
A Good Team: A Cooperation Story, Magic Wagon, 2008 - written by Anastasia Suen
The Runaway Garden: A Delicious Story That's Good for You, Too!, Ann Arbor Media Group, 2007 - written by Jeffery L. Schatzer
Scissors, Paper and Sharing, Magic Wagon, 2007 - written by Anastasia Suen
Times Tables Cheat, Magic Wagon, 2007 - written by Anastasia Suen
Show Some Respect, Magic Wagon, 2007 - written by Anastasia Suen
Bake You a Pie, Tricycle Press, 2007 - written by Ellen Olson-Brown and Brian Claflin
Punxsutawney Phyllis, Holiday House, 2006 - written by Susanna Leonard Hill
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
One Is a Feast for Mouse: A Thanksgiving Tale (Mouse (Holiday House))
Release Date: 2009-09-15
I'm Really Not Tired
Release Date: 2008-11-01
Our Walk in the Woods
Release Date: 2008-04-01
The Runaway Garden: A delicious story that's good for you, too!
Release Date: 2007-05-20
Times Tables Cheat (Main Street School) (Main Street School)
Release Date: 2007-07-01
Show Some Respect (Main Street School) (Main Street School)
Release Date: 2007-07-01
Bake You a Pie [With CD]
Release Date: 2006-10-01
Release Date: 2006-09-01
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Ebbeler is especially fond of making presentations to schools.
This page can only be edited by Illinois Center for the Book staff, this author or this author's representatives. Please contact us for access.