Val Lawton is the artist who created the beautiful watercolors that lend the perfect airy feel to Blanket Full of Love. She has illustrated over 25 children’s books, including Where Does Your Dog Sleep? and Where Does Your Cat Nap? She is currently at work on The Home Team series of children’s books for the National Hockey League and Always Books Publishing. She lives with her husband, two children and two beagles in Calgary, Canada.