Tad Carpenter is a designer, illustrator and teacher hailing from Kansas City, MO. He loves the Mid-West and how it has shaped the way he makes and thinks.
Tad has been lucky to work with the great people at Target, Macy's, Old Navy, Chronicle Books, Conan O'Brien, Adobe, Nick Jr, Rayban and MTV to name a few. Tad has also written and illustrated several children's books in the current market place including his most recent books the I Say, You Say series , Sad Santa and Ninja, Ninja Never Stop.
Carpenter runs his studio Tad Carpenter Creative with a focus on bringing powerful messages to life through branding, packaging and illustrative based design. He also teaches graphic design at the University of Kansas in Lawrence.