Kate is an illustrator, designer and painter living in Chicago. She likes to work with her hands and uses traditional materials like gouache and pencil on watercolor paper.

Keeping a sketchbook, experimenting, taking photos and reading are also important parts of her process. She creates images for books, galleries, magazines, stationery and textiles.

Clients include Flow Magazine, The New York Times, United Nations, Tiffany & Co, The Land of Nod, Everlane, Red Cap Cards, 3M and Penguin Random House.