Merrill Rainey
Children's Illustrator
Maumee, USA
Tel: +1 440.315.0598
www.littlerainey.com

Howdy! Growing up, Merrill Rainey spent most of his Saturday afternoons watching monster movies, drawing superheroes, and going on imaginary adventures with his brothers. Today, h… Show more.

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Profile updated 8th November, 2018
Member since 1st February, 2010
Awards
2017 Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI) Magazine Merit Award - Letter of Merit • 2016 Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI) Magazine Me…
Clients
American Greetings • Highlights Magazine • Humpty Dumpty Magazine • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt • Jack and Jill Magazine • Kellogg's • Ladybug Magazine • Learning A-Z (…
Portfolio link: https://illo.cc/647
Agent
Teresa Kietlinski
bookmarkliterary.com
teresa@bookmarkliterary.com



Happy Halloween - It’s trick or treat time. Happy Halloween!... View Article
Holiday promotion - A new illustrated scene featuring paper toy versions of the three Kings as they wait for baby Jesus to be born... View Article
Humpty Dumpty Magazine - Holiday-themed cover work for the Nov/Dec 2016 issue of Humpty Dumpty Magazine.... View Article
Spotlight Artist: Merrill Rainey - How many years have you been a freelance illustrator? I have been working as a freelance illustrator for over ... View Article
Humpty Dumpty Magazine – US Kids Magazin… Cover illustration and page/puzzle design for the Sept/Oct issue of Humpty Dumpty Magazine.... View Article
New Work for Humpty Dumpty magazine Sept/Oct i… Have some Halloween fun with Humpty, Kylie, and Butch in this new hidden picture puzzle for the Sept/Oct issue... View Article
New Spook-tacular work for Jack & Jill Sep… One of the best things about my job is the continual opportunity to be able to relive childhood moments throug... View Article
New Puzzle Pages for Jack & Jill Magazine - New illustration/puzzle design for the July/August issue of Jack & Jill magazine. Help the gang blast thei... View Article
Puzzle Pages for the May/June issue of Jack &a… Beach, Blanket, BINGO!! Beach-themed Puzzle Page spread for the May/June issue of Jack & Jill Magazine.... View Article
Activity pages for Jack and Jill Magazine - Help the Gang catch the Ground Hog in the Jan./Feb. issue of Jack & Jill Magazine.... View Article
Humpty Dumpty Comic - Join Humpty, Butch, and Kylie as they go Yeti hunting for the Holidays in the Nov/Dec issue of Humpty Dumpty m... View Article
New Cover and Comic work for Humpty Dumpty Mag… Join Humpty, Butch, and Kylie as they bring “Chorebot 3000” to life in the Sept/Oct issue of Humpt... View Article
Red Beard – New work for Scholastics iRe… I recently had the pleasure of working with Scholastics to create a series of engaging Pirate-themed illustrat... View Article
Introducing the new Humpty Dumpty comic!! - Recently I had the pleasure of working with the AWESOME crew over at US Kids Magazines to redesign the Humpty ... View Article
Humpty Dumpty Magazine - Check out my new illustration for “Water Words” an underwater word search activity for Humpty Dump... View Article
Jack & Jill Gang Comic - Join the band and “ROCK-OUT” with the Jack & Jill gang in the May/June issue of Jack and Jill ... View Article
Humpty Dumpty Magazine - Join Mr. and Mrs. Applebottom as they go on a safari in the upcoming issue of Humpty Dumpty magazine.... View Article
New Jack & Jill Gang comic!! - Merrill Rainey continues to illustrate the adventures of the Jack and Jill gang, this time as they navigate th... View Article
ACA – Awesome Christian Association - Just one of the reasons I didn’t sleep this past fall – Check it out!! Awesome Christian Associati... View Article
Jack and Jill Magazine - Love is in the air! Check out the current issue of the Jack and Jill Gang.... View Article
Pockets Magazine for Kids - A few cute new illustrations for the upcoming issue of Pockets Magazine for kids.... View Article
New book! The ABCs of Public Art - Join Artimus the Owl as he learns many new words while taking pictures of the Public Art in Northwest Ohio. &#... View Article
September/October issue of the Jack & Jill… Find out what the future hold for the Jack & Jill Gang in the current issue of Jack & Jill magazine.... View Article
Making a Jack & Jill Comic – Sept/Oc… Have you ever wondered how the Jack and Jill comic is made? Well…. here’s your chance!... View Article
New work for Pockets Magazine - Warm your hearts this fall with Todd and Cody as they show you what true friendship is all about. Enjoy!... View Article
New LittleRainey Website - Way too many hours, a wracked left side of my brain, and a lot of help from a good friend of mine, the new Lit... View Article
Jack and Jill Magazine - Meet the gang’s new friend Greer in the July/August issue of Jack & Jill magazine.... View Article
In Memory of Maurice Sendak, Commissioned Badg… I was recently approached by a current client of mine (KaBOOM) who asked if I would be willing to illustrate a... View Article
Jack and Jill Magazine - Check out the May/June issue of the Jack and Jill Gang! Too cool!!... View Article
The Boots – Jan/Feb issue of Pockets Mag… Recent work for Pockets Magazine.... View Article
Top Secret Project revealed! New Jack & J… A few months back I was approached by Jack & Jill magazine, and I was asked if I would be interested in he... View Article
Snowball Fights – New work for Jack and … Who knew it would be so easy to make the perfect snowball!... View Article
Don’t Get Caught on the Naughty List! - Happy Holidays from LittleRainey Illustration... View Article
Halloween Friends featured in new mobile game!… LittleRainey Illustration and Magnate Interactive have teamed up to bring the world of the Halloween Friends t... View Article
The Yeti Paper Toy Has Arrived! - Cut him out, glue him together, and watch as The Yeti Paper Toy catches some mean air over top your desktop or... View Article
Humpty Dumpty Magazine, ‘On That Note… Illustration for the current issue of Humpty Dumpty Magazine.... View Article
New Cover Illustration for Jack and Jill Magaz… Who knew the Yeti loved to Snowboard? New Cover Illustration for the Jan./Feb. issue of Jack and Jill Magazine... View Article
New Kids work for Jack and Jill Magazine - Recent illustration for Jack and Jill Magazine about a young girl moving into a new neighborhood.... View Article
Axiotron.com featured artist - Merrill Rainey is the featured artist on Axiotron.com. http://www.axiotron.com/index.php?id=lounge... View Article
Rock The Docks - “Rock The Docks” has won 1st place in the Ohio Associated Press Best Illustration of 2009.... View Article
Spooky studies - Artwork by Merrill Rainey.... View Article