Mai Ly Degnan is an award winning illustrator currently based in Baltimore, Maryland. She studied Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design, and completed her MFA in Illustration Practice at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Mai Ly has a passion for visual storytelling and enjoys creating illustrations with bright colors, stylized characters, and tedious patterns. Along with illustration, she also creates and designs greeting cards. Her work has been recognized by The Society of Illustrators of New York and Los Angeles, American Illustration, and 3×3 Magazine. Along with designing, Mai Ly also has a passion for teaching. She works as an illustration professor at both the Maryland Institute College of Art and at Towson University.