Bonnie Branson

Animation Background Design & Illustration

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Hello! My name is Bonnie and I am an illustrator and educator living in Massachusetts (just south of Boston). Using digital media, I create vibrant and atmospheric landscapes and illustrations for books and animation! 

 I received my MFA in Illustration from the University of Hartford and my BFA from the School of Visual Arts. I love sharing my passion for illustration and animation with students! 


Clients include:

Wee One's Magazine

Historic New England

One Story Inc.

Pokino Press

Flaming Medusa Studios


Group Exhibits:


"Tiny Homes," Light Grey Art Lab, Minneapolis, MN

University of Hartford MFA in Illustration Class of 2016 Thesis Exhibit, West Hartford, CT


“Picture This!” Winner: 2nd Place, Juried Exhibition of Children’s Book Illustration, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA 2012

“From Mice to Monsters” 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“ICON7 Rhode Show” ICON7 Illustration Conference, Providence, RI

“Tell Me a Story” Warwick Museum of Art, Warwick, RI


“Urban Creature” The Godine Family Gallery, Boston, MA 2006

“The Beauty of Building Materials” JP Art Market, Jamaica Plain, MA


     All images © Bonnie Branson