Pittsburgh Society of Illustrators


Jeanine Murch

Jeanine is a freelance illustrator & designer who creates whimsical art and hand lettering for children's books, magazines, greeting cards, and advertising. With over 10 years past experience as an in-house designer and art director in children’s publishing at Penguin Books and Simon & Schuster, she brings a unique integration of imagery and typography to all her projects.

She's thrilled to be living back in her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA with her husband, 2 small children, and the world's most snuggly pup. She works from her home studio, and finds inspiration in all things strange and wonderful.

Select clients include Hershey’s, Time Out Chicago, NY.com, Utne Reader, Cleveland Magazine, Baltimore Bride Magazine, Little Brown, Scholastic, Penguin Random House, Babytalk Magazine, Sourcebooks, Harvard Magazine, Sacramento News & Review, Sleeping Bear Press, Andrews McMeel Publishing, Fordham University, Simon & Schuster, Slingshot LLC, I See Me! Books, Sterling Publishing, Avanti Press, GetGo


Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237

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  • Book
  • Children
  • Editorial
  • Fashion & Lifestyle
  • Products/Merchandise


  • Animals
  • Books
  • Children
  • Custom Lettering
  • Gouache
  • Greeting Cards
  • Holiday
  • Illustrated Maps