Cathy Kwan earned a BA in English Language and Communication at King's College London and after graduating decided to get back into drawing. She now works as a London-based Illustrator, represented by Bernstein & Andriulli. Cathy creates detailed and bold digital illustrations, employing her love for colour and drawing people and gets her inspiration from Japanese art and culture. She likes going to bookstores, wearing Doc Martens and travelling.

Cathy's work has been Longlisted for the 'Book Illustration Competition 2015' held by House of Illustration and The Folio Society, and has also received two Merit Awards in The 3x3 Magazine's, '3x3 Illustration Annual No.13' in 2016.