In our ongoing Artist Profile series we feature some of the top artists in the board gaming industry. Today we feature Jenny Eickbush.
Name: Jenny Eickbush
Date/Place of Birth: 1991 Spartanburg, South Carolina
Where are you from?: Wichita, Kansas – “The Air Capital of the World” and home of the Wichita State Shockers!
Where do you currently live?: Kansas City
Married? Kids?: One wonderful husband, and one very large ginger dog.
What’s your favorite board game of all time?: Betrayal at House on the Hill
Who’s your favorite artist?: Jim Kay
The zombie apocalypse is coming, who are 3 people you want on your team?: The Doctor (Preferably the Peter Capaldi version – he’s my favorite), Aragorn, and my husband – an engineer to help rebuild the world.
You can have an unlimited supply of one thing for the rest of your life, what is it?: Joy. Or pizza. But they’re basically the same thing.
Jenny is a Kansas City illustrator with a theatrical flair! She started as an actress, winning a national award for performing in New York City. She applies this unique skillset to her game design: vitalizing characters with nuanced details, showing subtle narratives and emotions, and creating rich environments and costuming. Jenny is easy to work with, punctual, and professional. She strives to make games that are innovative, marketable, and beautiful. View examples of her work at https://jennyeickbush.com/