Charles James Folkard (1878-1963) was an English illustrator from London who worked as a conjurer before becoming a children's book illustrator. He is well known for his work on The Arabian Nights, Grimms' Fairy Tales, Aesop's Fables and Pinocchio. Folkard also created Teddy Tail, a popular cartoon character that ran in the newspaper for decades. To read more about Charles Folkard, click here or here. To see more of Folkard's work, click here.