Rachel Nigh is an artist, drama teacher, musician, and writer from Santa Cruz, California. She spends most of her time teaching theatre to kids, building sets, illustrating anything and everything, writing children's books, and painting public murals. One of seven children in an artistic family, she lives with her husband and two children by the sea. She is an avid reader of children's books and has taught children's art, music, and currently teaches drama classes.
She is interested in writing and illustrating her own picture books, but is also eager to illustrate anything that wanders into her home in need of pictures.