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Maureen O'Brien

picture of department of art faculty maureen obrienMaureen O’Brien, BFA, MFA

Maureen O'Brien studied Illustration and Visual Design at Kendall College of Art and Design/Ferris State University in MI, and the Hartford Art School/University of Hartford in CT. Working out of her home studio in Franklin, TN, she provides Illustration and design for corporate, editorial and advertising clients, specializing in stylized realism/humorous & conceptual as well as children's books & magazine illustrations in a variety of traditional, digital & mixed media. She is also an adjunct professor of graphic design, illustration & foundations. Illustration awards from Society of Illustrators NY and Society of Illustrators LA.

Partial Client List:

Kellogg Co, Nestle Foods., Thomas Nelson Publishing, Guideposts 4 Kids Magazine, Herman Miller, WORD Music, Baptist Hospital, Christian Woman Magazine, Nashville Chamber of Commerce, Baker Book House, Kregel Kid Zone Children's books, Dalmatian Press, SCHUBI Lernmedien AG, Culture Magazine, Lifeway Publishing, Home Life Magazine, Mature Living Magazine, Broadman & Holman publishing.

Published Illustrated Books:

Willy The Panther Cat, author Jean Simmons

When You Grow Up & Get ... Single, author Stephanie Huffman

Babba And I Went Hunting Today, author Stacy Barton, Kregel Publishing

Koala Kid, Little Chick, Bunny Tale & Bear Baby, Boardbook Series,

Dalmatian Press

Once Upon A Time In Bethlehem, author Cindy Sterling, WORD Music.

Grandparent’s Brag Board, compiled by Judy Pregel & Robin Riley, Convention Press.