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Chris Jones is a Canadian based children’s illustrator. He has a passion for visual storytelling, and his colorful style focuses on humor and expressiveness. Chris, graduate of the Ontario College of Art & Design (OCAD), has worked as both a graphic designer and an illustrator. His illustrations appear in books, graphic novels, magazines and educational materials. Chris is a member and volunteer with the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.

Chris is inspired by good music, good books, long walks, and generous amounts of coffee.

Partial Client List

Benchmark Education, Cambridge University Press, Capstone Press, ChickaDEE Magazine, Chirp Magazine, Clubhouse Jr. Magazine, Click Magazine, The Friend Magazine, Harcourt Canada, Highlights for Children, National Magazine, Scholastic Canada, Teacher’s Discovery, Wild Apple Design

Books I’ve illustrated

TAKE ME OUT TO THE ICE RINK, Scholastic Canada, 2017
JIM NASIUM IS A TENNIS MISMATCH,
JIM NASIUM IS A STRIKEOUT KING, Stone Arch Books, August 2016
JIM NASIUM IS A FOOTBALL FUMBLER,
JIM NASIUM IS A BASKET CASE,
JIM NASIUM IS A SOCCER GOOFBALL,
JIM NASIUM IS A HOCKEY HAZARD, Stone Arch Books, 2015
ASTRONOMICALLY CORRECT TWINKLE TWINKLE, Little Universe, 2014
TWINS IN TIME, Little Universe, 2014
TRIAL OF THE CLONE 2: WRATH OF THE PACIFIST, Breadpig, 2013
THE MEAN, MULTIPLE-MEANING TROLL, Benchmark Education, 2013
TRIAL OF THE CLONE, Breadpig, 2012
A TOUR OF YOUR DIGESTIVE SYSTEM,
A TOUR OF YOUR CIRCULATORY SYSTEM,
A TOUR OF YOUR NERVOUS SYSTEM,
A TOUR OF YOUR MUSCULAR/SKELETAL SYSTEM,
A TOUR OF YOUR RESPIRATORY SYSTEM, Capstone Press (First Graphics), 2012
CAPTAIN STUPENDOUS, IDW, 2010
IT’S A WRAP: A MUMMY’S TALE, Scholastic Canada, 2008
JUSTIN’S NEW BIKE, Scholastic Canada, 2007
FROGGY SONG, Harcourt Canada, 2007
TEN RACING RATS, Harcourt Canada, 2007
WHAT CAN DOGS DO?, Scholastic Canada, 2004

Comic Projects

Zoe Sparks– All ages graphic novel (2014-2015)
Snowflakes – All ages comic (2009-2013)
Captain Stupendous – Graphic Novel (IDW)
Grumps – Adult comic (18+)