Ronald Jakobsen (b. 1956 / Nesna, Norway), lives and works in Lillesand. He is an educated visual artist at the Western Academy of Fine Arts in Bergen, and has a number of exhibitions behind him; including the Autumn Exhibition and several times at the Southern Exhibition. Among other things, he has been purchased by the Norwegian Cultural Council and the Southern Art Museum in Kristiansand. In addition, he has illustrated the well-known children's book I Morgentåkedalen, which has been published in four editions, and the new book Horrible Christmas, which was published in 2016.