Hi, I'm Joe Mathieu


I illustrate children's books, album covers, and draw caricatures.


Some of my Clients

Penguin Random House logo
Simon and Schuster logo
Readers Digest logo
McGraw Hill logo
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt logo
Little Brown Book Group logo
Amazon logo
Tricycle Press logo

My Work

Joe Mathieu Work Children's Books

Children's Books

I've illustrated over 150 children's books (and counting), including Sesame Street books, Dr. Seuss books, books I've written myself, and many others.

Joe Mathieu Jazz Album Artwork

Album Covers

I've created cover art for many albums, focusing primarily on jazz albums because that is the music I love.

Joe Mathieu Caricatures


I've been drawing caricatures for a number of years, mainly focusing on politicians, actors, and musicians.

Original Art for Sale