Faith Pray is an author-illustrator from the Pacific Northwest who regularly wrangles four wildebeests and one kitten. Faith is passionate about books, literacy and rainstorms. Her coffee cup is half-full. 

She especially loves working with pencils, watercolors and color sticks, with a dash of digital magic sprinkled on top.


  • upcoming: "the girl and the star," faith's debut picture book, set for publication in summer 2020 by random house.  

  • award: scbwi oregon portfolio award, may 2018

  • Award: SCBWI Western Washington portfolio booster award, April 2017

  • In Print: Illustrations in SCBWI "The Bulletin" Spring 2016 + Summer 2017