Mandy Atkin received her BFA in art education from Southern Utah University. She has taught art at an alternative high school and currently works part time as a freelance illustrator. Mandy enjoys many different media, including printmaking, watercolor, and drawing. In 2019, her watercolor paintings were featured in Walnut Spring Press’s full-color books Be Believing, Consider the Lilies, Lift Up Your Heart, and The Power of Gentleness. Mandy lives in Utah with her husband and their two children.