Pat Binder provided the illustrations for the first three books of the Bluebonnet the Armadillo series.
Pat Binder was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and spent his younger years in nearby Marion. With the first year of highschool, his family moved to Plano, Taxas. After graduation, he studied at The Art Institute of Atlanta followed by East Texas State University (neither of which go by these names anymore). He then returned to Plano and currently works out of the second story of his home. His illustrations have been used for advertising, magazines, book covers, children's books, comic books, greeting cards, package design, character designs, comps, animatics, storyboards,... that kinda stuff.
Visit Pat Binder's website to see more of his work as an illustrator for a variety of clients.