For book projects, Jayme is represented by Folio Literary Management. 

Please contact Emily van Beek:


For all other inquires, contact Jayme via the form at right, or email directly:




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Sacramento, CA
United States



Jayme McGowan is an artist who creates three-dimensional illustrations with cut paper. Her work has been featured in magazines, newspapers, advertising campaigns, and animation.  She is the author and illustrator of the children's picture book, One Bear ExtraordinaireJayme lives with her family in Northern California.

Read an interview with Jayme: Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast

Partial Client List

The New York Times, Tree Top, Fawn & Forest, Healthy Advice Magazine, Small Magazine, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Canadian Family Magazine, News & Review, LMNOP Magazine, Poketo, Bitch Magazine, New Scientist, Time Out New York

Selected Publications

Play All Day: Design for Children, Gestalten Verlag 2009

Papercraft: Design and Art with Paper, Gestalten Verlag 2009

PUSH Paper, Lark Crafts 2011

Papercraft 2: Design and Art with Paper, Gestalten Verlag 2011

“Style File”, Home Beautiful Magazine, September 2012

“Short Stories”, The Etsy Blog, September 2012

500 Paper Objects: New Directions in Paper Art, Lark Crafts 2013