Janet Perr is an art director, graphic designer, author and illustrator.
She has had an extensive career designing record covers, ads, posters, CD packages, and book covers and is the creator of the charming books Yiddish For Dogs (Hyperion, 2007), Hip-Hop for Dogs (Simon and Schuster, 2008), and Yiddish For Babies (Simon and Schuster 2009).
Janet won a Grammy Award for the art direction and design of Cyndi Lauper's debut album She's So Unusual. She has worked with artists such as The Rolling Stones, Run-DMC, and Devo, and her clients include the major record companies and publishing houses. She has also been acknowledged with numerous art directors awards and her work has been featured in the books Designing For Music, 1001 Covers, and This Ain't No Disco: New Wave Album Covers.
Currently, she's designing book covers and cd packages and is working on her next book project. She lives with her family in New York City and upstate New York.