About Jacki Kellum is a painter and writer who is currently working from her studio in the Ozark Mountains. Her debut picture book will be published in 2022 by Doubleday for Young Readers. Doubleday is a division of Penguin Random House. Red Hibiscus – Jacki Kellum Watercolor At his time, Jacki paints post-impressionistically both in watercolor and in acrylic, but she initially trained as an abstract expressionist. Blue Neck Scarf – Jacki Kellum Acrylic Painting In acrylic, her work is painterly, and in it, you are able to recognize elements of her training as an expressionist. Janis Joplin – Jacki Kellum Watercolor Her watercolors are a celebration of color. Jacki Kellum teaches painting and picture book-making from her studio And via workshops.