Graduating with a First Class Honours degree in illustration from the University of the West of England in 2012. Work that is at once both dark yet almost deceptively decorative springs instantly from the page, with accurate inspiration from the ‘Golden Age’ illustrators immediately impressing the viewer.

Kate herself, however, is keen to experiment. Her output to a very tight brief can be accurate and inspirational, but she admits equally to enjoying feedback from a more open and discursive approach as well. Almost more importantly, work is delivered on time to agreed deadlines.