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Notecard Contest

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Annual Notecard Contest, with image inspired by classic children's literature.

Jan Benham
illustration of The supplies head back to school. pencil, brush, glue, walking, talking, school days, neighborhood street, blue sky, smiling, happy, cute, lovable, bright, colorful, backpack, tennis shoes, ballet slippers, flip-flops, pony tail, hair bow illustration of The supplies head back to school. pencil, brush, glue, walking, talking, school days, neighborhood street, blue sky, smiling, happy, cute, lovable, bright, colorful, backpack, tennis shoes, ballet slippers, flip-flops, pony tail, hair bow

Back to School

The supplies head back to school. pencil, brush, glue, walking, talking, school days, neighborhood street, blue sky, smiling, happy, cute, lovable, bright, colorful, backpack, tennis shoes, ballet slippers, flip-flops, pony tail, hair bow

Keywords: Cartoon, Cut Paper, Texture, Digital Sculpture, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Education, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of Doctor Dolittle, children's story, reading aloud, man with tall hat, glasses, mustache, piglet, hedgehog, horse, horse with glasses, parrot, mice, dog, duck, chicken, rabbit, bunny, pushmi-pullyu,, bright, colorful, happy, smiling, cute, talking, laughing illustration of Doctor Dolittle, children's story, reading aloud, man with tall hat, glasses, mustache, piglet, hedgehog, horse, horse with glasses, parrot, mice, dog, duck, chicken, rabbit, bunny, pushmi-pullyu,, bright, colorful, happy, smiling, cute, talking, laughing

Doctor Dolittle and Friends

Doctor Dolittle, children's story, reading aloud, man with tall hat, glasses, mustache, piglet, hedgehog, horse, horse with glasses, parrot, mice, dog, duck, chicken, rabbit, bunny, pushmi-pullyu,, bright, colorful, happy, smiling, cute, talking, laughing

Keywords: Cartoon, Cut Paper, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Education, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of swinging, joyful, gleeful, happy, smiling, playful, child, blue sky, clouds, freedom, illustration of swinging, joyful, gleeful, happy, smiling, playful, child, blue sky, clouds, freedom,

Glee

swinging, joyful, gleeful, happy, smiling, playful, child, blue sky, clouds, freedom,

Keywords: Cartoon, Cut Paper, Digital, Animals, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games, Lifestyle

© Jan Benham
illustration of ice cream, ice cream stand, day in the park, park stand, buying ice cream, cute, smiling, happy, excited, eager, bright, lovable, colorful, bear, calf, cow, lamb, sheep, dog, cat, kite flyer, sailboat illustration of ice cream, ice cream stand, day in the park, park stand, buying ice cream, cute, smiling, happy, excited, eager, bright, lovable, colorful, bear, calf, cow, lamb, sheep, dog, cat, kite flyer, sailboat

The Ice Cream Stand

ice cream, ice cream stand, day in the park, park stand, buying ice cream, cute, smiling, happy, excited, eager, bright, lovable, colorful, bear, calf, cow, lamb, sheep, dog, cat, kite flyer, sailboat

Keywords: Cartoon, Cut Paper, Digital, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Family, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of hippo, alligator, gator, dog, mystery, Sherlock, detective, hippo in a dress, gator in tennis shoes, cute, lovable, accusing, arguing, thinking, observing, explaining, colorful, fanciful, illustration of hippo, alligator, gator, dog, mystery, Sherlock, detective, hippo in a dress, gator in tennis shoes, cute, lovable, accusing, arguing, thinking, observing, explaining, colorful, fanciful,

Accused

hippo, alligator, gator, dog, mystery, Sherlock, detective, hippo in a dress, gator in tennis shoes, cute, lovable, accusing, arguing, thinking, observing, explaining, colorful, fanciful,

Keywords: Cartoon, Cut Paper, Digital, Whimsical, Animals, Children's Books, Children's Products, Mystery, Toys & Games, Web Illustration

© Jan Benham
illustration of cartoon, cute lovable, elephant, baby elephant, little girl, ballet, ballerina, 3-d, cut paper, smiling, happy illustration of cartoon, cute lovable, elephant, baby elephant, little girl, ballet, ballerina, 3-d, cut paper, smiling, happy

Ballerina

cartoon, cute lovable, elephant, baby elephant, little girl, ballet, ballerina, 3-d, cut paper, smiling, happy

Keywords: Cartoon, Cut Paper, Digital, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of cute, lovable, friendly, reading, interested, smiling, happy, lamb, pig, kangaroo, elephant, deer, mice, mouse, bird, birds, giraffe, cow, cat, puppy, dog, bear, teddy bear, read aloud, coloring book, sitting, easy chair, Ohio illustration of cute, lovable, friendly, reading, interested, smiling, happy, lamb, pig, kangaroo, elephant, deer, mice, mouse, bird, birds, giraffe, cow, cat, puppy, dog, bear, teddy bear, read aloud, coloring book, sitting, easy chair, Ohio

Reading with Friends

cute, lovable, friendly, reading, interested, smiling, happy, lamb, pig, kangaroo, elephant, deer, mice, mouse, bird, birds, giraffe, cow, cat, puppy, dog, bear, teddy bear, read aloud, coloring book, sitting, easy chair, Ohio

Keywords: Black & White, Cartoon, Line, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of cartoon, black and white line, coloring book, parade, marching, marching band, bass drum, trumpet, tuba, sousaphone, sax saxophone, clarinet, lively, happy, smiling, friendly, flag, book lovers, giraffe, hippo, cow, cat, striped cat, elephant, mouse, banner, music, cute illustration of cartoon, black and white line, coloring book, parade, marching, marching band, bass drum, trumpet, tuba, sousaphone, sax saxophone, clarinet, lively, happy, smiling, friendly, flag, book lovers, giraffe, hippo, cow, cat, striped cat, elephant, mouse, banner, music, cute

March of the Animals

cartoon, black and white line, coloring book, parade, marching, marching band, bass drum, trumpet, tuba, sousaphone, sax saxophone, clarinet, lively, happy, smiling, friendly, flag, book lovers, giraffe, hippo, cow, cat, striped cat, elephant, mouse, banner, music, cute

Keywords: Black & White, Line, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of Chicken Little, fairy tale, gullibility, overreacting, seeing opportunity, taking advantage of others, fox, rooster, duck, goose, turkey, drama queen, bird
illustration of Chicken Little, fairy tale, gullibility, overreacting, seeing opportunity, taking advantage of others, fox, rooster, duck, goose, turkey, drama queen, bird

Chicken Little

Chicken Little, fairy tale, gullibility, overreacting, seeing opportunity, taking advantage of others, fox, rooster, duck, goose, turkey, drama queen, bird

Keywords: Cartoon, Digital, 3-D Rendering, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of dog, dog on ladder, dog flying plane, cat, cat painting, pig on a blanket, pig, pig reading, sheep, sheep reading newspaper, mouse climbing, lady bug, birds in a nest, bird reading, kangaroo, kangaroo flying a kite, rhino running, tortoise and hare racing, turtle, rabbit, horse, horse on a skateboard, bears, bear splashing in a fountain, plane banner, summer, summer fun, blue sky, green grass, path, right, colorful, happy joyful, looking in a window, looking out a window illustration of dog, dog on ladder, dog flying plane, cat, cat painting, pig on a blanket, pig, pig reading, sheep, sheep reading newspaper, mouse climbing, lady bug, birds in a nest, bird reading, kangaroo, kangaroo flying a kite, rhino running, tortoise and hare racing, turtle, rabbit, horse, horse on a skateboard, bears, bear splashing in a fountain, plane banner, summer, summer fun, blue sky, green grass, path, right, colorful, happy joyful, looking in a window, looking out a window

C'mon Outside

dog, dog on ladder, dog flying plane, cat, cat painting, pig on a blanket, pig, pig reading, sheep, sheep reading newspaper, mouse climbing, lady bug, birds in a nest, bird reading, kangaroo, kangaroo flying a kite, rhino running, tortoise and hare racing, turtle, rabbit, horse, horse on a skateboard, bears, bear splashing in a fountain, plane banner, summer, summer fun, blue sky, green grass, path, right, colorful, happy joyful, looking in a window, looking out a window

Keywords: Cartoon, Digital, Whimsical, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of Three Blind Mice, mouse, crone, knife, floor boards, wallpaper, nursery rhyme, cartoon, cute, mice, running, sun glasses, scary, threatening, humorous, shadows illustration of Three Blind Mice, mouse, crone, knife, floor boards, wallpaper, nursery rhyme, cartoon, cute, mice, running, sun glasses, scary, threatening, humorous, shadows

Three Blind Mice

Three Blind Mice, mouse, crone, knife, floor boards, wallpaper, nursery rhyme, cartoon, cute, mice, running, sun glasses, scary, threatening, humorous, shadows

Keywords: Cartoon, Digital, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of boy, age 8, dog, ball, running, smiling, ball cap, glasses, blonde, happy, waving illustration of boy, age 8, dog, ball, running, smiling, ball cap, glasses, blonde, happy, waving

Boy and Dog

boy, age 8, dog, ball, running, smiling, ball cap, glasses, blonde, happy, waving

Keywords: Cartoon, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Family, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of Boy, overweight, disabled, age 10, happy, smiling, loving, dog, lovable, cute, colorful, wheelchair illustration of Boy, overweight, disabled, age 10, happy, smiling, loving, dog, lovable, cute, colorful, wheelchair

Boy in wheelchair hugging dog

Boy, overweight, disabled, age 10, happy, smiling, loving, dog, lovable, cute, colorful, wheelchair

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Family, Health

© Jan Benham
illustration of girl, age 9-10, dog, running, happy, gardening, watering can, trowel, bright, smiling, colorful, loving, joyful, outdoors, nature, red hair, caucasian, summertime illustration of girl, age 9-10, dog, running, happy, gardening, watering can, trowel, bright, smiling, colorful, loving, joyful, outdoors, nature, red hair, caucasian, summertime

Girl Gardener Running with her Dog

girl, age 9-10, dog, running, happy, gardening, watering can, trowel, bright, smiling, colorful, loving, joyful, outdoors, nature, red hair, caucasian, summertime

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, People, Toys & Games, Lifestyle

© Jan Benham
illustration of girl, age 6-8, jumping rope, jump rope, African American, pigtails, hair bows, happy, smiling, bright colors, joyful illustration of girl, age 6-8, jumping rope, jump rope, African American, pigtails, hair bows, happy, smiling, bright colors, joyful

Girl Jumping Rope

girl, age 6-8, jumping rope, jump rope, African American, pigtails, hair bows, happy, smiling, bright colors, joyful

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Toys & Games, Lifestyle, Youth, Ethnic

© Jan Benham
illustration of Boy, age 4-6, tablet computer, redhead, caucasian, preschool, bright colors, interested, sitting on floor, happy, smile, education, learning, intelligent, striped shirt, cartoon illustration of Boy, age 4-6, tablet computer, redhead, caucasian, preschool, bright colors, interested, sitting on floor, happy, smile, education, learning, intelligent, striped shirt, cartoon

Boy playing with tablet computer

Boy, age 4-6, tablet computer, redhead, caucasian, preschool, bright colors, interested, sitting on floor, happy, smile, education, learning, intelligent, striped shirt, cartoon

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Computers, Education, Family, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of cat, Chessie cat, Cheshire cat, dancing, happy, smiling, joyous, striped, cartoon, animal, fun, colorful, whimsical, illustration of cat, Chessie cat, Cheshire cat, dancing, happy, smiling, joyous, striped, cartoon, animal, fun, colorful, whimsical,

Dancing Cheshire Cat

cat, Chessie cat, Cheshire cat, dancing, happy, smiling, joyous, striped, cartoon, animal, fun, colorful, whimsical,

Keywords: Cartoon, Whimsical, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, colorful, banjo, musical, sitting, strumming, singing illustration of bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, colorful, banjo, musical, sitting, strumming, singing

Banjo Bear

bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, colorful, banjo, musical, sitting, strumming, singing

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Education, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

©Highlights for Childr
illustration of bears, christmas, gifts, sledding, happy, smiling, cute, colorful, active illustration of bears, christmas, gifts, sledding, happy, smiling, cute, colorful, active

Holiday Bears

bears, christmas, gifts, sledding, happy, smiling, cute, colorful, active

Keywords: Cartoon, Digital, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Toys & Games

©Highlights
illustration of bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, red balloon, floating, blue sky, colorful, fun, whimsical illustration of bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, red balloon, floating, blue sky, colorful, fun, whimsical

Bear with Balloon

bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, red balloon, floating, blue sky, colorful, fun, whimsical

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of grandma, grandkids, reading, snuggled, happy, smiling, engaged, bright, colorful, baby, preschool, pre-teen, ball cap, braces, sitting, kneeling, bears illustration of grandma, grandkids, reading, snuggled, happy, smiling, engaged, bright, colorful, baby, preschool, pre-teen, ball cap, braces, sitting, kneeling, bears

Grandma Bear and Cubs

grandma, grandkids, reading, snuggled, happy, smiling, engaged, bright, colorful, baby, preschool, pre-teen, ball cap, braces, sitting, kneeling, bears

Keywords: Cartoon, Digital, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Education, Family, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of bear, age 10-11, boy, reading, braces, laughing, happy, engaged, sitting, relaxed, ball cap, magazine, cartoon, colorful, chair illustration of bear, age 10-11, boy, reading, braces, laughing, happy, engaged, sitting, relaxed, ball cap, magazine, cartoon, colorful, chair

Bear Reading Magazine

bear, age 10-11, boy, reading, braces, laughing, happy, engaged, sitting, relaxed, ball cap, magazine, cartoon, colorful, chair

Keywords: Cartoon, Digital, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games, Lifestyle

©Highlights
illustration of cat, cartoon, Cheshire cat, Chessie cat, striped, happy, smiling, grinning, colorful, riding scooter, illustration of cat, cartoon, Cheshire cat, Chessie cat, striped, happy, smiling, grinning, colorful, riding scooter,

Cat on Scooter

cat, cartoon, Cheshire cat, Chessie cat, striped, happy, smiling, grinning, colorful, riding scooter,

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

©Highlights
illustration of dog, running, cartoon, large eyes, happy, smiling, colorful illustration of dog, running, cartoon, large eyes, happy, smiling, colorful

Dog Running

dog, running, cartoon, large eyes, happy, smiling, colorful

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of cow, smiling, waving, standing upright, spotted, whimsical, earrings, bracelets, bling, necklace, purple illustration of cow, smiling, waving, standing upright, spotted, whimsical, earrings, bracelets, bling, necklace, purple

Spotted Cow with Necklace

cow, smiling, waving, standing upright, spotted, whimsical, earrings, bracelets, bling, necklace, purple

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of cute, lovable, cartoon, mole, glasses, red balloon, toadstool, colorful, friendly, smiling happy illustration of cute, lovable, cartoon, mole, glasses, red balloon, toadstool, colorful, friendly, smiling happy

Mole with Glasses and Red Balloon

cute, lovable, cartoon, mole, glasses, red balloon, toadstool, colorful, friendly, smiling happy

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Vector, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of blue bird, bluejay, cartoon, ball cap, big eyes, smiling, happy, swing, 3-d, bird illustration of blue bird, bluejay, cartoon, ball cap, big eyes, smiling, happy, swing, 3-d, bird

Bird on Swing

blue bird, bluejay, cartoon, ball cap, big eyes, smiling, happy, swing, 3-d, bird

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Nature, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of chocolate bear, bear, valentine, cartoon, chocolate, sweet, love, colorful, flowers, happy, loving, smiling, whimsical, balloons, heart balloons, hearts, tasty, edible illustration of chocolate bear, bear, valentine, cartoon, chocolate, sweet, love, colorful, flowers, happy, loving, smiling, whimsical, balloons, heart balloons, hearts, tasty, edible

Chocolate Bear Valentine

chocolate bear, bear, valentine, cartoon, chocolate, sweet, love, colorful, flowers, happy, loving, smiling, whimsical, balloons, heart balloons, hearts, tasty, edible

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Products, Food, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Packaging

© Jan Benham
illustration of Rhino, exercising, treadmill, cartoon, effort, trying hard, overweight, running, puffing, colorful, whimsical, funny, healthy, workout, working out, sweating, bright illustration of Rhino, exercising, treadmill, cartoon, effort, trying hard, overweight, running, puffing, colorful, whimsical, funny, healthy, workout, working out, sweating, bright

Rhino on Treadmill

Rhino, exercising, treadmill, cartoon, effort, trying hard, overweight, running, puffing, colorful, whimsical, funny, healthy, workout, working out, sweating, bright

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Health, Toys & Games, Lifestyle

© Jan Benham
illustration of older man, smiling waving, resort wear, sunglasses, toothless smile, curmudgeon illustration of older man, smiling waving, resort wear, sunglasses, toothless smile, curmudgeon

Happy Curmudgeon

older man, smiling waving, resort wear, sunglasses, toothless smile, curmudgeon

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Humor, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games, Travel

© Jan Benham
illustration of happy, smiling, cute, apple, pear, lemon, animated, package design, typography, colorful illustration of happy, smiling, cute, apple, pear, lemon, animated, package design, typography, colorful

Animated Fruit

happy, smiling, cute, apple, pear, lemon, animated, package design, typography, colorful

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Humor, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Food, Packaging, Food/Beverage

© Jan Benham
illustration of bulldog, dog, pool, floating, cocktail, inner tube, sunshine, wine label, typography, smiling, relaxed illustration of bulldog, dog, pool, floating, cocktail, inner tube, sunshine, wine label, typography, smiling, relaxed

Party Dog

bulldog, dog, pool, floating, cocktail, inner tube, sunshine, wine label, typography, smiling, relaxed

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Leisure, Packaging, Food/Beverage, Masculine

© Jan Benham
illustration of snowman, skating, smiling, happy, joyful, proud, holidays, winter, Christmas, fun-loving, scarf, hat, illustration of snowman, skating, smiling, happy, joyful, proud, holidays, winter, Christmas, fun-loving, scarf, hat,

Skating Snowman

snowman, skating, smiling, happy, joyful, proud, holidays, winter, Christmas, fun-loving, scarf, hat,

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Sports, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of dog, dachshund, airplane, aviator, starry night, winter scene, Christmas, holidays, flying, happy, smiling illustration of dog, dachshund, airplane, aviator, starry night, winter scene, Christmas, holidays, flying, happy, smiling

Flying Dog

dog, dachshund, airplane, aviator, starry night, winter scene, Christmas, holidays, flying, happy, smiling

Keywords: Caricature, Cartoon, Whimsical, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Travel

© Jan Benham
illustration of Christmas, Hannukah, gay, reindeer, Rudolph, snow, starry night, smiling, happy, red nose, winter, holiday, mennorah illustration of Christmas, Hannukah, gay, reindeer, Rudolph, snow, starry night, smiling, happy, red nose, winter, holiday, mennorah

Hannukah Deer

Christmas, Hannukah, gay, reindeer, Rudolph, snow, starry night, smiling, happy, red nose, winter, holiday, mennorah

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of Christmas, winter, winter scene, village, toy train, snow, snowy sky, ice skating, children, decorations, smoking chimney illustration of Christmas, winter, winter scene, village, toy train, snow, snowy sky, ice skating, children, decorations, smoking chimney

Snowy Christmas Scene

Christmas, winter, winter scene, village, toy train, snow, snowy sky, ice skating, children, decorations, smoking chimney

Keywords: Graphic, Whimsical, Vector, Children, Greeting Cards, Holidays

© Jan Benham
illustration of toboggan, snowman, snowwoman, dog, snowy, sled, Christmas, hilly, starry night, night scene, red hat, top hat, red scarf, green scarf, smiling, waving, happy, colorful illustration of toboggan, snowman, snowwoman, dog, snowy, sled, Christmas, hilly, starry night, night scene, red hat, top hat, red scarf, green scarf, smiling, waving, happy, colorful

Snowmen Riding Toboggan

toboggan, snowman, snowwoman, dog, snowy, sled, Christmas, hilly, starry night, night scene, red hat, top hat, red scarf, green scarf, smiling, waving, happy, colorful

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of dog, running, spilled water, smoking fire, chaos, oy joy, laughing, birds, fire fireplace, christmas tree, christmas lights, christmas, presents, holiday illustration of dog, running, spilled water, smoking fire, chaos, oy joy, laughing, birds, fire fireplace, christmas tree, christmas lights, christmas, presents, holiday

Christmas Chaos

dog, running, spilled water, smoking fire, chaos, oy joy, laughing, birds, fire fireplace, christmas tree, christmas lights, christmas, presents, holiday

Keywords: Animation, Vector, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of flying pig, pink, aviator jacket, goggles, cowgirl, starry night, rainbow, smiles, moon, smiling man in the moon, when pigs fly illustration of flying pig, pink, aviator jacket, goggles, cowgirl, starry night, rainbow, smiles, moon, smiling man in the moon, when pigs fly

When Pigs Fly

flying pig, pink, aviator jacket, goggles, cowgirl, starry night, rainbow, smiles, moon, smiling man in the moon, when pigs fly

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of cartoon, kangaroo, baby, tennis, pink, smiling, jumping, ball, smiling, mother and child, active, happy, whimsical, colorful, illustration of cartoon, kangaroo, baby, tennis, pink, smiling, jumping, ball, smiling, mother and child, active, happy, whimsical, colorful,

Kangaroo Tennis

cartoon, kangaroo, baby, tennis, pink, smiling, jumping, ball, smiling, mother and child, active, happy, whimsical, colorful,

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Nature, Sports, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of bird singing, diva, opera, drama queen, bright, cheerful, springtime, music, yellow bird, cartoon, humorous, character, feminine, bird illustration of bird singing, diva, opera, drama queen, bright, cheerful, springtime, music, yellow bird, cartoon, humorous, character, feminine, bird

Diva

bird singing, diva, opera, drama queen, bright, cheerful, springtime, music, yellow bird, cartoon, humorous, character, feminine, bird

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of happy, naked as a jaybird, running, joyful, springtime, streaking, smiling flowers, cute bird, Blue Jay illustration of happy, naked as a jaybird, running, joyful, springtime, streaking, smiling flowers, cute bird, Blue Jay

Streaking Blue Jay

happy, naked as a jaybird, running, joyful, springtime, streaking, smiling flowers, cute bird, Blue Jay

Keywords: Cartoon, Vector, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Greeting Cards, Lifestyle

© Jan Benham
illustration of flowers, smiling, drinking wine, worms, laughing, drinking martinis, happy, colorful, celebration, summer illustration of flowers, smiling, drinking wine, worms, laughing, drinking martinis, happy, colorful, celebration, summer

Garden Party

flowers, smiling, drinking wine, worms, laughing, drinking martinis, happy, colorful, celebration, summer

Keywords: Cartoon, Whimsical, Vector, Humor, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Nature, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of Rhino, bubble bath, bathroom, bathing, reading, ipad, tiles, bathtub, black dress, red shoes, red lips, reading glasses, middle age, dating illustration of Rhino, bubble bath, bathroom, bathing, reading, ipad, tiles, bathtub, black dress, red shoes, red lips, reading glasses, middle age, dating

Mating Rituals

Rhino, bubble bath, bathroom, bathing, reading, ipad, tiles, bathtub, black dress, red shoes, red lips, reading glasses, middle age, dating

Keywords: Airbrush, Animation, Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Greeting Cards, Feminine

© Jan Benham
illustration of Worm, umbrella, raindrops, stripes, happy, smiling, large eyes, springtime, illustration of Worm, umbrella, raindrops, stripes, happy, smiling, large eyes, springtime,

Worm with Umbrella

Worm, umbrella, raindrops, stripes, happy, smiling, large eyes, springtime,

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Vector, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of frog, smiling, walking, waving, talking, green, spotted, whimsical illustration of frog, smiling, walking, waving, talking, green, spotted, whimsical

Happy Frog

frog, smiling, walking, waving, talking, green, spotted, whimsical

Keywords: Cartoon, 3-D Rendering, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Nature, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of swinging on a star, starry night, dog, smiling, man in the moon, happy, joyful illustration of swinging on a star, starry night, dog, smiling, man in the moon, happy, joyful

Swinging on a Star

swinging on a star, starry night, dog, smiling, man in the moon, happy, joyful

Keywords: Animation, Caricature, 3-D Rendering, Whimsical, Animals, Character Development, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of turtle, whimsical, skating, pink, smiling, happy, racing, roller skates illustration of turtle, whimsical, skating, pink, smiling, happy, racing, roller skates

Turtle on Skates

turtle, whimsical, skating, pink, smiling, happy, racing, roller skates

Keywords: Cartoon, Whimsical, Vector, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games, Feminine

© Jan Benham
illustration of When the cows come home, cows, rooster, man in the moon, partying, party, starry night, dawn, pre-dawn, country road, sports car, convertible, happy illustration of When the cows come home, cows, rooster, man in the moon, partying, party, starry night, dawn, pre-dawn, country road, sports car, convertible, happy

The Cows Come Home

When the cows come home, cows, rooster, man in the moon, partying, party, starry night, dawn, pre-dawn, country road, sports car, convertible, happy

Keywords: Cartoon, Whimsical, Vector, Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games, Feminine

© Jan Benham
illustration of alligator, smiling, braces, waving flag, illustration of alligator, smiling, braces, waving flag,

Smiling Alligator

alligator, smiling, braces, waving flag,

Keywords: Whimsical, Humor, Animals, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Greeting Cards, Toys & Games

© Jan Benham
illustration of bird wearing boots, balloon heart on a string, kite, umbrella, sunflower, hot air balloon, crab, popsicle, squirrel, autumn leaf, turkey snowman, flat, colorful, cute, calendar, seasons, months, winter, spring, summer, fall illustration of bird wearing boots, balloon heart on a string, kite, umbrella, sunflower, hot air balloon, crab, popsicle, squirrel, autumn leaf, turkey snowman, flat, colorful, cute, calendar, seasons, months, winter, spring, summer, fall

Calendar Art

bird wearing boots, balloon heart on a string, kite, umbrella, sunflower, hot air balloon, crab, popsicle, squirrel, autumn leaf, turkey snowman, flat, colorful, cute, calendar, seasons, months, winter, spring, summer, fall

Keywords: Cartoon, Design, Graphic, Vector, Animals, Children, Greeting Cards, Holidays, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of 20's, red hair, fashion, female, blue eyes, business, happy, running, business suit, long hair illustration of 20's, red hair, fashion, female, blue eyes, business, happy, running, business suit, long hair

Young Business Woman

20's, red hair, fashion, female, blue eyes, business, happy, running, business suit, long hair

Keywords: Caricature, Cartoon, Figurative, Vector, Humor, Character Development, Children's Products, Fashion/Cosmetics, Lifestyle, Feminine

© Jan Benham
illustration of ladybug, ant, spider, violin, bear, dandelions, spiderweb, magnifying glass, stream illustration of ladybug, ant, spider, violin, bear, dandelions, spiderweb, magnifying glass, stream

Ladybug, Ant, Spider, Violin, Bear

ladybug, ant, spider, violin, bear, dandelions, spiderweb, magnifying glass, stream

Keywords: Graphic, Vector, Animals, Children's Books, Editorial, Nature

illustration of gumball, gumball machine, moon, sun, frog, jack in the box, paintbrush, smiles, smiling, happy illustration of gumball, gumball machine, moon, sun, frog, jack in the box, paintbrush, smiles, smiling, happy

Happy icons

gumball, gumball machine, moon, sun, frog, jack in the box, paintbrush, smiles, smiling, happy

Keywords: Graphic, Whimsical, Vector, Humor, Animals, Icons

© Highlights
illustration of smiling faces, smiley faces, laughing, toothy grin, happy face, happy illustration of smiling faces, smiley faces, laughing, toothy grin, happy face, happy

Smiles

smiling faces, smiley faces, laughing, toothy grin, happy face, happy

Keywords: Graphic, Whimsical, Humor, Children, Children's Products

© Highlights
illustration of dog, frog, bunny, rabbit, hopping, cow, alligator, gator, barking, tail wagging, skateboard, teeth, smiles, happy illustration of dog, frog, bunny, rabbit, hopping, cow, alligator, gator, barking, tail wagging, skateboard, teeth, smiles, happy

Dog, Frog, Bunny, Cow and Gator Stamps

dog, frog, bunny, rabbit, hopping, cow, alligator, gator, barking, tail wagging, skateboard, teeth, smiles, happy

Keywords: Cartoon, Lettering, Type Design, Whimsical, Vector, Animals, Children's Products, Education

© Highlights
illustration of dog, dog bone, cat, waving, mouse, big ears, cheese, smiles, happy illustration of dog, dog bone, cat, waving, mouse, big ears, cheese, smiles, happy

Dog, Cat and Mouse Puppets

dog, dog bone, cat, waving, mouse, big ears, cheese, smiles, happy

Keywords: Graphic, Whimsical, Vector, Animals, Character Development, Children's Products, Toys & Games

© Highlights
illustration of apple, sunglasses, beach ball, tiger, bee bird walking, moon dog, running, elephant, swing, fish, jumping, hand, waving, octopus, pencil, sun, rainbow, flower, smiling, smiles illustration of apple, sunglasses, beach ball, tiger, bee bird walking, moon dog, running, elephant, swing, fish, jumping, hand, waving, octopus, pencil, sun, rainbow, flower, smiling, smiles

Dog, Bee, Elephant, Sunflower and Others

apple, sunglasses, beach ball, tiger, bee bird walking, moon dog, running, elephant, swing, fish, jumping, hand, waving, octopus, pencil, sun, rainbow, flower, smiling, smiles

Keywords: Cartoon, Graphic, Whimsical, Vector, Humor, Animals, Children, Icons

© Highlights
illustration of bear, elephant, cat, dog, thumbs up, swing, swinging, wagon, riding, joyful, smiling, happy, badges illustration of bear, elephant, cat, dog, thumbs up, swing, swinging, wagon, riding, joyful, smiling, happy, badges

Bear, elephant, cat and dog

bear, elephant, cat, dog, thumbs up, swing, swinging, wagon, riding, joyful, smiling, happy, badges

Keywords: Cartoon, Graphic, Whimsical, Vector, Humor, Animals, Children

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illustration of The supplies head back to school. pencil, brush, glue, walking, talking, school days, neighborhood street, blue sky, smiling, happy, cute, lovable, bright, colorful, backpack, tennis shoes, ballet slippers, flip-flops, pony tail, hair bow
illustration of Doctor Dolittle, children's story, reading aloud, man with tall hat, glasses, mustache, piglet, hedgehog, horse, horse with glasses, parrot, mice, dog, duck, chicken, rabbit, bunny, pushmi-pullyu,, bright, colorful, happy, smiling, cute, talking, laughing
illustration of swinging, joyful, gleeful, happy, smiling, playful, child, blue sky, clouds, freedom,
illustration of ice cream, ice cream stand, day in the park, park stand, buying ice cream, cute, smiling, happy, excited, eager, bright, lovable, colorful, bear, calf, cow, lamb, sheep, dog, cat, kite flyer, sailboat
illustration of hippo, alligator, gator, dog, mystery, Sherlock, detective, hippo in a dress, gator in tennis shoes, cute, lovable, accusing, arguing, thinking, observing, explaining, colorful, fanciful,
illustration of cartoon, cute lovable, elephant, baby elephant, little girl, ballet, ballerina, 3-d, cut paper, smiling, happy
illustration of cute, lovable, friendly, reading, interested, smiling, happy, lamb, pig, kangaroo, elephant, deer, mice, mouse, bird, birds, giraffe, cow, cat, puppy, dog, bear, teddy bear, read aloud, coloring book, sitting, easy chair, Ohio
illustration of cartoon, black and white line, coloring book, parade, marching, marching band, bass drum, trumpet, tuba, sousaphone, sax saxophone, clarinet, lively, happy, smiling, friendly, flag, book lovers, giraffe, hippo, cow, cat, striped cat, elephant, mouse, banner, music, cute
illustration of Chicken Little, fairy tale, gullibility, overreacting, seeing opportunity, taking advantage of others, fox, rooster, duck, goose, turkey, drama queen, bird
illustration of dog, dog on ladder, dog flying plane, cat, cat painting, pig on a blanket, pig, pig reading, sheep, sheep reading newspaper, mouse climbing, lady bug, birds in a nest, bird reading, kangaroo, kangaroo flying a kite, rhino running, tortoise and hare racing, turtle, rabbit, horse, horse on a skateboard, bears, bear splashing in a fountain, plane banner, summer, summer fun, blue sky, green grass, path, right, colorful, happy joyful, looking in a window, looking out a window
illustration of Three Blind Mice, mouse, crone, knife, floor boards, wallpaper, nursery rhyme, cartoon, cute, mice, running, sun glasses, scary, threatening, humorous, shadows
illustration of boy, age 8, dog, ball, running, smiling, ball cap, glasses, blonde, happy, waving
illustration of Boy, overweight, disabled, age 10, happy, smiling, loving, dog, lovable, cute, colorful, wheelchair
illustration of girl, age 9-10, dog, running, happy, gardening, watering can, trowel, bright, smiling, colorful, loving, joyful, outdoors, nature, red hair, caucasian, summertime
illustration of girl, age 6-8, jumping rope, jump rope, African American, pigtails, hair bows, happy, smiling, bright colors, joyful
illustration of Boy, age 4-6, tablet computer, redhead, caucasian, preschool, bright colors, interested, sitting on floor, happy, smile, education, learning, intelligent, striped shirt, cartoon
illustration of cat, Chessie cat, Cheshire cat, dancing, happy, smiling, joyous, striped, cartoon, animal, fun, colorful, whimsical,
illustration of bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, colorful, banjo, musical, sitting, strumming, singing
illustration of bears, christmas, gifts, sledding, happy, smiling, cute, colorful, active
illustration of bear, cartoon, happy, smiling, red balloon, floating, blue sky, colorful, fun, whimsical
illustration of grandma, grandkids, reading, snuggled, happy, smiling, engaged, bright, colorful, baby, preschool, pre-teen, ball cap, braces, sitting, kneeling, bears
illustration of bear, age 10-11, boy, reading, braces, laughing, happy, engaged, sitting, relaxed, ball cap, magazine, cartoon, colorful, chair
illustration of cat, cartoon, Cheshire cat, Chessie cat, striped, happy, smiling, grinning, colorful, riding scooter,
illustration of dog, running, cartoon, large eyes, happy, smiling, colorful
illustration of cow, smiling, waving, standing upright, spotted, whimsical, earrings, bracelets, bling, necklace, purple
illustration of cute, lovable, cartoon, mole, glasses, red balloon, toadstool, colorful, friendly, smiling happy
illustration of blue bird, bluejay, cartoon, ball cap, big eyes, smiling, happy, swing, 3-d, bird
illustration of chocolate bear, bear, valentine, cartoon, chocolate, sweet, love, colorful, flowers, happy, loving, smiling, whimsical, balloons, heart balloons, hearts, tasty, edible
illustration of Rhino, exercising, treadmill, cartoon, effort, trying hard, overweight, running, puffing, colorful, whimsical, funny, healthy, workout, working out, sweating, bright
illustration of older man, smiling waving, resort wear, sunglasses, toothless smile, curmudgeon
illustration of happy, smiling, cute, apple, pear, lemon, animated, package design, typography, colorful
illustration of bulldog, dog, pool, floating, cocktail, inner tube, sunshine, wine label, typography, smiling, relaxed
illustration of snowman, skating, smiling, happy, joyful, proud, holidays, winter, Christmas, fun-loving, scarf, hat,
illustration of dog, dachshund, airplane, aviator, starry night, winter scene, Christmas, holidays, flying, happy, smiling
illustration of Christmas, Hannukah, gay, reindeer, Rudolph, snow, starry night, smiling, happy, red nose, winter, holiday, mennorah
illustration of Christmas, winter, winter scene, village, toy train, snow, snowy sky, ice skating, children, decorations, smoking chimney
illustration of toboggan, snowman, snowwoman, dog, snowy, sled, Christmas, hilly, starry night, night scene, red hat, top hat, red scarf, green scarf, smiling, waving, happy, colorful
illustration of dog, running, spilled water, smoking fire, chaos, oy joy, laughing, birds, fire fireplace, christmas tree, christmas lights, christmas, presents, holiday
illustration of flying pig, pink, aviator jacket, goggles, cowgirl, starry night, rainbow, smiles, moon, smiling man in the moon, when pigs fly
illustration of cartoon, kangaroo, baby, tennis, pink, smiling, jumping, ball, smiling, mother and child, active, happy, whimsical, colorful,
illustration of bird singing, diva, opera, drama queen, bright, cheerful, springtime, music, yellow bird, cartoon, humorous, character, feminine, bird
illustration of happy, naked as a jaybird, running, joyful, springtime, streaking, smiling flowers, cute bird, Blue Jay
illustration of flowers, smiling, drinking wine, worms, laughing, drinking martinis, happy, colorful, celebration, summer
illustration of Rhino, bubble bath, bathroom, bathing, reading, ipad, tiles, bathtub, black dress, red shoes, red lips, reading glasses, middle age, dating
illustration of Worm, umbrella, raindrops, stripes, happy, smiling, large eyes, springtime,
illustration of frog, smiling, walking, waving, talking, green, spotted, whimsical
illustration of swinging on a star, starry night, dog, smiling, man in the moon, happy, joyful
illustration of turtle, whimsical, skating, pink, smiling, happy, racing, roller skates
illustration of When the cows come home, cows, rooster, man in the moon, partying, party, starry night, dawn, pre-dawn, country road, sports car, convertible, happy
illustration of alligator, smiling, braces, waving flag,
illustration of bird wearing boots, balloon heart on a string, kite, umbrella, sunflower, hot air balloon, crab, popsicle, squirrel, autumn leaf, turkey snowman, flat, colorful, cute, calendar, seasons, months, winter, spring, summer, fall
illustration of 20's, red hair, fashion, female, blue eyes, business, happy, running, business suit, long hair
illustration of ladybug, ant, spider, violin, bear, dandelions, spiderweb, magnifying glass, stream
illustration of gumball, gumball machine, moon, sun, frog, jack in the box, paintbrush, smiles, smiling, happy
illustration of smiling faces, smiley faces, laughing, toothy grin, happy face, happy
illustration of dog, frog, bunny, rabbit, hopping, cow, alligator, gator, barking, tail wagging, skateboard, teeth, smiles, happy
illustration of dog, dog bone, cat, waving, mouse, big ears, cheese, smiles, happy
illustration of apple, sunglasses, beach ball, tiger, bee bird walking, moon dog, running, elephant, swing, fish, jumping, hand, waving, octopus, pencil, sun, rainbow, flower, smiling, smiles
illustration of bear, elephant, cat, dog, thumbs up, swing, swinging, wagon, riding, joyful, smiling, happy, badges

Biography

Jan Benham is an illustrator/designer who enjoys creating happy, whimsical images. She received her BFA from Miami University and worked for a TV station, an ad agency and a design studio before becoming a full-time freelancer. Clients include: Highlights for Children, Ohio Health, McGraw-Hill Publishing, Abbott Laboratories, Nationwide Insurance, OCLC, USI Affinity, The Ohio State University, Battelle Memorial Institute, Cordage Paper, Central Ohio Breathing Association, The Columbus Symphony Orchestra, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Presbyterian Homes, Columbus Monthly Magazine and United Way.

Style/Techniques

Airbrush, Animation, Black & White, Caricature, Cartoon, Cut Paper, Design, Digital, Figurative, Graphic, Lettering, Line, Texture, 3-D Rendering, Type Design, Digital Sculpture, Whimsical, Vector

Subject/Specialties

Humor, Animals, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Children's Products, Computers, Editorial, Education, Family, Fashion/Cosmetics, Food, Greeting Cards, Health, Holidays, Icons, Leisure, Mystery, Nature, Packaging, People, Sports, Toys & Games, Travel, Web Illustration, Food/Beverage, Lifestyle, Feminine, Masculine, Youth, Ethnic