Kathy Kelly is an American artist known for her comical cat drawings. Kelly has a Master’s Degree in Art Management from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, IL. and has been creating cat-related artwork for 28 years. Besides producing “finicky feline” illustrations, Kelly creates cat calendars, tee shirts, framed prints, and magnets. Kelly wrote and illustrated the children’s book, “Jelly Bean’s Art Musem Adventure”. Kathy currently lives with her two cats Matty and Morah in Chicago.
What Does Kathy Kelly Illustrate About?
Kathy Kelly illustrates cats that have strolled into her life as well as cat stories told to her by fellow cat lovers. She has been placing these cat images on stationery products as well as matted framed prints and magnets. Her love for cats compelled her to create a Mom and Pop business targeted at cat fans.
Who Was Kathy Kelly Influenced By?
Kathy Kelly is influenced by her own Irish heritage as well as various cat stories and pictures sent to her by cat lovers. Kelly is similarly inspired by all the cats she has met and has strolled into her life.
Kathy Kelly Artwork
Kelly has produced comical cats in various settings and situations. Below are a few of her works:
“Tail of Two Kitties”
“Crazy quilt cat”
“2022 Cattails Calendar”
“Who Me Kitty”
“Let’s Play Kitty”
“Music Heart Kitties”