Kathryn is an experienced graphic artist living in Middleton,Wisconsin. She has designed for national magazines as well as university and college marketing and communications programs. Currently, she is the Creative Director for Live Happy based in Addison, Texas by day, illustrator for all things children and animal related at night. 

In addition to Live Happy, her design work has been included in such titles as Traditional Home, Country Home, Diabetic Living, Midwest Living, Renovation Style and Country Gardens. In addition to magazine design, she has designed logos, brochures, annual reports, cookbooks, posters and projects for BHG.com.

She loves to illustrate for children's projects as well as paint pet portraits. She loves to solve problems and invite the reader in, young and old(er), whatever the audience!

Children's projects have included books for Sky Pony Press, Sasquach Books, Harcourt Press, Peaceable Kingdom Press, Cricket Magazine and Magination Press.






10% of the pet portrait profits goes to Autism Speaks.

Kathryn also has a passion for bringing art into the lives of those individuals with intellectual disabilities.