Australian writer and illustrator.
I love this creative life.
Love makes me spend hours on my work, teaching a picture to sing.
Love keeps me up till 2am, the hours flying past in a blur while I try to bring out the colours and shapes of a story.
Love drives me to learn more every day, so that my work will be the best it can be.
All my pictures are stories. I hope you enjoy them.
Kate Smith (also known to us here on the Bub as Empress) is the author of Wolf Hollow, a book featuring an irrepressible vampire heroine named Scarlet. Scarlet has a fetish for shoes, a talent for trouble, and an eye for a great t-shirt. / Today, the Mouse Party t-shirt made its literary debut in V is for Viking, the latest of the Wolf Hollow episodes. / Kate was even kind enough to write a post …
I’m going to confess three things: I like buffets, I prefer to give useful gifts, and I’m shallow enough to be influenced by first impressions – if there is no ‘wow’ factor I’m going to make my excuses and sidle away stealthily so I can go back to stuffing myself with crab puffs. / I received my RedBubble calendar in the mail yesterday, less than 24 hours after…
Thanks so much to supersarina for putting up her print of Camouflage in the Buyer’s Booth! / I’m so glad you like it, Sarina, and thank you to everyone for their kind comments.
Who doesn’t enjoy a good horror story? / With Halloween round the corner, frogster started this spooky thread , and I would like to throw out an invitation to participate. / Mainly because I love reading ghost stories (and then scaring myself so much I have to sleep with the light on). / Come on, guys, give us your best (true) ghostly encounters. / At the very least, you’ll have ample…