Beth Post was born and raised in Arkansas, where her family produces wine. After receiving her masters in Illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia, she taught at the University of Arkansas. Beth currently teaches at Pratt: Munson William Proctor in upstate New York. Her illustrations have been featured in Harper's Magazine and The Idle Class. She has self-published two children's books, Cautious Meets Greg and Amanda Cassandra Needs a Hug.