Red Hansen began illustrating at a young age and still loves it. He enjoys all different aspects of the creative process; illustration, book design, computer animation for games and activities, and character development. Red has a number of book titles under his belt, one of his favorites is How To Tell Time published by Klutz. It won a Parent's Choice Recommended Award and the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award. His list of clients include: Scholastic, Little Brown, Harcourt, Zonderkidz, Zondervan, Random House, Tuttle Publishing, NY Times, On Cape Publications, Genentech, ScottForesman, Pearson, Brown Publishing, Gameright, Albert Whitman, Highlights, Oxford University Press, The FRIEND Magazine, McGraw Hill, and Klutz.