Katie Jennings Campbell is an award-winning art director and designer based in Asheville, North Carolina.
Katie specializes in the art direction and design of highly visual children's picture books and board books, cookbooks, gift books, and special format packages. She also enjoys logo and branding design. In addition to design, her studio offers illustration and photography direction as well as production management. Katie has had the pleasure of working with some of the most celebrated illustrators in the children's publishing industry, and she works with printers both in the U.S. and abroad.
Before starting a successful design business in 2008, Katie was a children's book designer at Chronicle Books in San Francisco, CA. Prior to that, she was the senior designer of Northland Publishing and their children's book imprints, Rising Moon and Luna Rising, in Flagstaff, AZ. She was also the art director of Sedona Home and Garden magazine in Sedona, AZ, and was a key figure in the creation of a green lifestyles magazine.
Katie is continually inspired by fascinating people, patterns in nature, and color and typography in her own environment and around the world. With a knack for finding beauty everywhere, she brings a fresh, bright approach to each and every project she undertakes.
Her clients include: Random House, Chronicle Books, Gibbs-Smith, Tricycle Press, Harper Collins/Thomas Nelson, Time Inc., Barefoot Books, Quarto, Macmillan, Timber Press, Rowman & Littlefield, the National Wildlife Federation, Taylor Trade, Ideals Books, Rio Nuevo Publishers, and Velo Press, as well as various small businesses, non-profits, government agencies, and self-publishing authors.
Contact the studio for a design consultation or quote:
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