Dawn Stephens

Dawn Stephens


Dawn Stephens is an award-winning children’s author/illustrator. After serving in different roles as a school principal, classroom teacher, Bible study leader, mother, and grandma, she has discovered that her main purpose in life is to be a fruit pot. Like the characters in her books, she is a vessel that bears fruit for the potter. 

She also loves helping parents and educators confidently and creatively teach children about God and His creation. Her creative teaching resources can be found at DawnStephensBooks.com and at TeachersPayTeachers.com/Store/Dawn-Stephens-Books

Her work has won a Dove Award, a Mom’s Choice Gold Award, and Disney’s I-Parenting Award. She has illustrated titles that have been taken around the world by missionaries and organizations that aid children in third-world countries. She speaks on the subjects of parenting, family, faith issues, and women issues. Her books include: “The Little Pot Book Series”, “Mother Goose meets Mother Nature”, and “Janbatis ak Jozyann Refe”. She and her husband of 30+ years reside in Raleigh, NC