Jessie Kanelos Weiner

Website: thefrancofly.com Instagram: @thefrancofly Shop: Etsy Latest Book: Paris in Stride

Jessie Kanelos Weiner is an American illustrator, author and food stylist based in Paris and New York. She creates vivid watercolors for international clients including Nespresso, Conde Nast, Free People, Pinterest, Abrams, Instagram France, Penguin Press, Harper Collins, AFAR, Rizzoli and Hachette among many others. Her watercolor illustrations has appeared in publications like Vogue, Tmag, Resist!, Gather Journal, Cherry Bombe, Le Nouvel Observateur and M Le Magazine du Monde. Jessie writes a popular blog about her life in vivid watercolor called thefrancofly.com.  She is coauthor of the new book Paris in Stride: An Insider's Walking Guide (Rizzoli) and author of Edible Paradise: A Coloring Book of Seasonal Fruits and Vegetables (Universe). She has also published a handful of cookbooks with Editions Marabout, an imprint of Hachette Livre. She is an ambitious home cook and unofficial Joni Mitchell impersonator.

Favorite snack

Rice cake with peanut butter and sliced kiwi