CLAYTON, Elaine. American, b. 1961. Genres: Children's fiction, Illustrations. Career: Illustrator and author. Cesar Chavez Migrant Camp, Mobile, AL, head start teacher, 1980; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, gallery instructor, 198085; St. Anthony's Summer Camp, Atlanta, art instructor, 1983; Woodruff Memorial Arts Center Gallery, Atlanta, gallery manager, 1984; Paideia School, Atlanta, assistant teacher and artist in residence, 1985-89; Mary Lin Elementary School, Atlanta, artist-in-residence, 1985; Atrium School, Watertown, MA, elementary teacher, 1990-94. Volunteer with Glen Mary Missionary. Has presented artwork at exhibitions throughout the US. Publications: SELF-ILLUSTRATED FOR CHILDREN: Pup in School, 1993; Ella's Trip to the Museum, 1996; Gregory Maguire, Six Haunted Hairdos, 1997; (ed.) Puzzle Gallery Books, 1997; The Yeoman's Daring Daughter and the Princes in the Tower. Illustrator of books by: A. Curasone, S. Greene, E. Woodruff, A.H. Wayland. Contributor of reviews and illustrations to magazines and newspapers.