JUDE BUFFUM is an illustrator and designer from Philadelphia. He graduated from the Tyler School of Art in 2001 with a BFA in Graphic Arts and Design, where he went on to teach design and typography courses for five years. While he was a part of the design and illustration duo Headcase Design (2002–2007), Jude designed books for such pop-culture phenomena as the Broadway show "Wicked" and HBO's "The Sopranos", as well as the best-selling book The Baby Owner's Manual, which he also illustrated. His work has been featured in such publications as Graphis, Communication Arts, Print, and American Illustration, and exhibited internationally. He currently teaches in the Illustration department at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.