Tyler Parker is an illustrator/ukulele enthusiast currently residing in and around Seattle Washington. After spending the greater part of his developmental years in a small town in the Adirondacks he received his BFA in illustration from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2007 before escaping to sail the usually figurative high seas. He completed his MA in Sequential Design and Illustration from the University of Brighton in 2009. His favorite food combination is pretzels and ginger ale.
His book I Want To Eat Your Books written by Kelly LeFranc was released in fall 2015 by Sky Pony Press and is averrable for sale here.
His book Nap-A-Roo written by Kristy Kurjan from KPO Creative is available here. Nap-A-Roo was also recognized with a Silver Medal at the 2014 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards in the Best Board/Cloth Book category.
He has had 7 children's books published by MeeGenius! and they available through their shop:
The Ice Cream Shuffle by Lauren Pastorek
Monsters Meet on Mondays by Steven Paul Winkelstein
The Diggery 3 by LaQueshia Jeffries
The Halloween Costume by Anne Sawan
Sometimes My Brother Bugs Me by Melissa Buell
Collecting a Rainbow by by Jen Phillips
Waiting For James in a Sea of Pink by Bethany Telles
Tyler’s work has been featured in Illustration West Go West 46, GR2, Giant Robot SF, LTD Gallery, Light Grey Art Lab, Drawn.ca, Illustrator's Lounge, Beautiful Decay, Sweet Station, Project Rooftop and Artist A Day.
Clients include: Boom Studios, American Greeting, Cicada Magazine, MeeGenius!, Giant Robot, Bitch Magazine, Draft Magazine, Boston Weekly Dig, VT Kids, The Texas Observer, Isthmus Magazine, Shameless Magazine, The Wilamette Week, The Fort Worth Weekly, The San Francisco Bay Guardian, The Portland Mercury, Metro Times Detroit, Motif Magazine, and The Maryland Transit Association.
He'd probably love to hear from you at firstname.lastname@example.org