Terry Tripp is a visual artist who works in painting, illustration, and photography. 

Tripp currently resides in Southern California where he makes art freely and teaches high school art. Tripp is also a creative writer. He graduated from California State University, Bakersfield with a BA in English and a BA in Psychology and earned an MA in Education from Point Loma Nazarene University and an MFA in Visual Art from Azusa Pacific University. He is currently a doctoral student at Liberty University.

Tripp is the author of the books I Believe in Silence and My Cold Autumn Sky.