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General Information

Name:  Teagan White  

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Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction Illustrator




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White is from Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Teagan White is a freelance designer and illustrator from Chicago, now living and working in Minnesota, where they earned their BFA in Illustration from the Minneapolis College of Art & Design. Their work encompasses intricate drawings of flora and fauna, playful watercolors of anthropomorphic critters, illustrated typography, and everything in between. Teagan lives in the woods across the street from train tracks and a fox den, and spends their free time scolding neighborhood squirrels, exploring forests, rivers, lakes, and swamps, picking wildflowers, and collecting animal bones. Adventures with Barefoot Critters was their first picture book; the Critters return in Counting With Barefoot Critters. Teagan lives in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Tiny Moth Studios is a world of magical forests and brave animal friends, brought to life by illustrator and author Teagan White. Through picture books, stationery, puzzles, fabric, toys, and beyond, Tiny Moth invites kids and adults alike into playful watercolor scenes where they can explore the wonders of the natural world and meet the friendly creatures who live there.

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