Illustrator

Kate Hodgson

Kate Hodgson is a founding member of Happy Leopard Chapbooks and a prolific illustrator and book designer. Starting off with our very first book, Kate has produced the art work for Grundoon Gopher & Maple Street, Thinking Now & Remembering Then, the Edge Island books: The Pink Penguin and The Recipes from the Painted Cookie Cafe & Bistro. In 2014 Kate did large full page illustrations for Mike and Alison Flensburg's Grassland, Wind Land, Sky Land, and in 2015 designed and made the imagery for Marion Mutala's The Time for Peace is now. Just before the St. Patrick's Day Race Kate produced Vowel Play Kate produced playful illustrations of English vowels, engaged in such amusements as trapees work.

 

 

 

Old Annie a small woman bundled up in a bright knitted sweater, big beaded mitts and muklunks.  Her cats have pulled her flat in the snow as they race.

Old Annie was a small woman bundled up in a bright knitted sweater and her big beaded mitts and muklunks. Her cats were determined. They ran like the North Wind. They ran like lightning. They ran like.....like scared cats.