Katie Ponder is a multi-award winning artist. She graduated in 2014 from Falmouth University receiving a 1st class BA with honors in illustration. She studied at foundation level at Camberwell University of the arts in 2011.

Katie was the winner the AOI Book Award for new talent in 2014 and in 2017 she was shortlisted for the Folio Society Award, and winner of the House of Illustration People's Choice Award. In October 2017 Kate was the winner of the Glyndebourne Art Award and her work was used as the cover of the Glyndebourne 2017 On your programme.

Her work has been featured in  Oh Comely, The Fabian Review, Witches & Pagans magazine, VAROOM, Amelia's Magazine, Firewords, SOFFA, Communication Arts, DPI Magazine, DPI Magazine and exhibited at Somerset House, The Lyric Theatre and Glyndebourne. Her first illustrated picture book will be published later this year with Quadrille.

Katie's inspirations include Stravinsky, Joni Mitchel, Audrey Niffenegger, Poppy (Katie's cat), opera and ballet.

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Katie is represented by The Artworks Inc.