Erin McGuire-Thompson creates illustrations for children's books as well as
lively designs for textiles and accessories. Her work can be seen in
The Eileen Series, a series of children's books self-published by Christine Elizabeth Herren (24-Hour Books, 2019), and she is currently writing and illustrating several of her own picture books. She also has pieces in personal collections from Kentucky to Maine. She is an active member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). She lives in Lexington, KY with her husband and her two dogs.