About the Illustrator

“I thought of the star that Santa had placed on me.  It was like the great star that lit up the sky and guided the wise men to the infant Jesus.”  ~the little Christmas tree


Meet Elizabeth Guilford

Elizabeth Guilford grew up in rural Indiana, not far from the town where this story takes place.  The oldest of six children, she always enjoyed playing in her backyard with her younger siblings.

Elizabeth became interested in art at a very early age.  She is a graduate of Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH, where she studied drawing and painting.  Her artwork has been displayed in the Xavier University library and numerous other locations.  This is the fourth children’s book she has illustrated.

In addition to art, Elizabeth  enjoys reading, weaving, and coaching gymnastics.

Contact Elizabeth here.

One Response to About the Illustrator

  1. Sylvia says:

    What a talented artist!

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