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Julie Paschkis

Photograph by Joe Max Emminger

Julie Paschkis is a painter, textile designer, and award-winning illustrator and author of books for children, including Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People by Monica Brown, an Americas Award winner and an Orbis Pictus Honor book; Night Garden: Poems from the World of Dreams by Janet S. Wong, a 2000 New York Times Best Illustrated Book; and Yellow Elephant: A Bright Bestiary by Julie Larios, a 2006 Boston Globe–Horn Award Honor Book. A love of pattern and of folk art shows in all her work. She lives in Seattle with her husband. Visit her online at

Books by Julie Paschkis