Jane Gittings has been working as a designer since 1981. She spent her early career
in Chicago working for the offices Robertz Webb and Bagby and Company. Since 1997 she has run her own firm, concentrating on package and book design. She has won  numerous awards from the AIGA and the STA, and her work has been published by the AIGA, the Type Directors Club and Graphis. Her design for “Faces” was included in the AIGA’s 50 best books for 2000. Her most recent book was published by Chronicle books for the restaurant Salpicon in Chicago. She is married to the photographer Francois
Robert. They divide their time between Tucson and Chicago with their cat Walnut.