Kathryn E. Lovejoy
Born Boroko, Port Moresby, PAPUA NEW GUINEA, Nov 1967
Studied for 10 years with ‘Artist Glen Gillard’ and graduated in ‘The Academy of Trial and Error’ ~ Practicing Artist since 1979
Kathryn Elisabeth’s work shows tribal influences of her early years living in Papua New Guinea. ‘Some people claim to have seen influences of Escher, Dali, Art Nouveau and Art Deco, with more than one person maintaining that there is also a distinct touch of gothic’ http://ljmaywatchwords.com. Further reviews of her work include illustrations for ‘The Cassowary’s Gift’ by Pam Skadins, which have been described as Poster-Edge Style Art. Also a proud member of The Style File http://thestylefile.com and The New Australian Bookplate Society of NSW http://bookplatesociety.org.au, Kathryn specialises in illustration and Ex-Libris design (Personal Bookplates). Recognition of her Ex-libris work is found within ‘Contemporary International Ex-Libris Artist’s by Artur Mario da Mota Miranda, Portugal 2014 `26 Modern Women Bookplate Designers`.
Kathryn is currently studying the art of cartooning and finds great pleasure in bush walking.