Steve Asbell is an an author and illustrator from the Jacksonville, Fl. area. He uses his horticultural background as a garden author, blogger and illustrator to inspire his lushly rendered children’s illustrations. He has twice been chosen as a Blogger to Follow by Southern Living, and has won a Rising Kite (honorable mention) for his illustration in 2016.
Steve primarily works in colored pencil over ink underpaintings, but works digitally as well. Steve loves the following things: Picture books, laughing, (he really likes laughing) beachcombing and exploring the backyard on his belly in search of bugs, seeds and other treasures.