Jennifer Browning's Profile
Minnie was my grandmother's dear childhood friend. Her family came to America from Italy and opened a pasta shop. And while Minnie didn't have much in the way of material possessions, some of what she did have found its way into my grandmother's treasure drawer. And that's how I knew her. I never saw Minnie's picture, but I could imagine her wearing the beautiful blouse my grandmother kept folded and wrapped with a note that read, "Belonged to Minnie." So Minnie and the Monster is a humble tribute to Minnie, to her loyal and lovely spirit, and to my indomitable grandmother whom I loved.
I've been drawing MinnieFolk characters for more than 12 years. They've been the stars of refrigerator art for my children, and greeting cards for family and friends. And now they've come to life. Each character is hand drawn, so no two are ever…
- Joined February 25, 2012