Chris Fox Payne (also known as C.F. Payne) is an illustrator and caricaturist who illustrated the first three of Molly's Books.
He graduated with a BFA from Miami University in Ohio in 1976 and began a freelance career in 1980.
His illustrations have been used on magazines such as Time, Sports Illustrated, Rolling Stone, Mad, Esquire, National Geographic and Spy among other publications. and many others.