Blythe Russo is an illustrator and puppet builder. Blythe holds a masters in illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design and is an active member of SCBWI. Blythe has created puppets for Madcap’s The Case of the Kidnapped Backpack, Jules and Verne’s Excellent Adventure, A Madcap Christmas Carol, and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Her debut book as an illustrator, ONE MORE WHEEL (Macmillan) was released in August 2019.

When she’s not covered in pencil dust and puppet fuzz, you can find her playing D&D with her friends or in the kitchen on a never-ending quest for the perfect chocolate chip recipe.