A native of Los Angeles, Stacy Innerst studied art and history at the University of New Mexico. His commissioned work has appeared in editorial media and in children's picture books, on book covers and football helmets, on walls and windows and in documentaries. He's received recognition from the New York Times Book Review, American Illustration, Communication Arts, Print Magazine, the NY Society of Illustrators, Luerzer's Archive of 200 Best Illustrators, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and 3X3, among others. His paintings and prints have been displayed in numerous gallery and museum exhibitions in New York, California, and throughout the United States and abroad.