Illustration of a cat like character and a yellow bird under musical notes on a white background
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Sandra Boynton was born in 1953 and is an American artist and humorist. She has designed over four thousand greeting cards as well as dozens of books and children's books. She has also received many awards for her work in film and music. Boynton’s art began appearing in the 1970s on card designs for Recycled Paper Greetings. By the mid 1980s, she sold over 80 million cards a year. Over 60 million copies of Sandra’s children’s books and over 500 million copies of Sandra’s cards have been sold between 1970 and 2003. In 1996, Boynton began writing and producing music, releasing five children’s albums from 1996-2013, and in 2008, she began creating videos for her most popular songs. Throughout her career, Boynton has designed for many companies including calendars, wallpaper, bedding, and paper goods.