JENKINS, Jean. Also writes as Jean Loewer. American. Genres: Children's fiction, Botany, Children's non-fiction, Natural history, Picture/board books. Career: Freelance book illustrator, c. 1972-. Works at Graphos Studio; Asheville-Buncombe Library System, part-time employee at children's library; art teacher in public schools; teacher of adult education classes in art; mural in children's library, Pack Memorial Library, Asheville, NC. Publications: NONFICTION PICTURE BOOKS WITH PETER LOEWER, SELF-ILLUSTRATED: The Moonflower, 1998; Inside-Out Stomach; Pond Water Zoo. Illustrator of books by D.A. Adler, S. Campbell, P.S. Catling, P. Loewer, A.V. Lord, A. Norton and D. Madlee. Illustrator for trade and textbook publishers, newspapers, and magazines. Address: 185 Lakewood Dr, Asheville, NC 28803, U.S.A.