J. Murphy Designs

Janet Murphy is an Idaho artist, illustrator and graphic designer. Throughout her career, Janet has explored a variety of artistic mediums.  She works in the graphic design industry with an emphasis on typography design, hand-lettering, illustration and visual communications for print and web.

Janet’s painting mediums include watercolor on paper and acrylic on canvas. Janet has also has enjoyed teaching young students the art of design and illustration.  She acquired many of her illustration and design techniques through travel and life experience as well as attending college in North Idaho and Seattle, WA.  She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Information Technology with a focus on digital, web design, publishing and creative business innovation.

Children's picture book cover design and illustrationsJanet’s latest illustration project, “critterstory” is a collaborative effort with local McCall author, Niki LeClair.  Published by Ponderover Publishing, LLC June of 2018, this children’s picture book brings poetry to life through whimsical illustration.  Available for purchase online July 15!  critterstory.com