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Chris "C.F." Payne is an accomplished illustrator whose work has been featured on the covers of Time, Rolling Stone, Esquire, Readers Digest and U.S. News and World Report. Renowned for his exceptional portraits and caricatures, Payne has rendered countless politicians, authors, entertainers and public figures over his 30-plus year career as a professional artist.
A graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, Payne teaches at the Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD). He is also a visiting instructor with the Illustration Academy Summer Program, as well as the Hartford University Graduate Program. He has won awards from the Society of Illustrators and the National Cartoonist Society, and has created art for ten children's picture books.
Payne's work has been exhibited in museums and galleries the world over.