Hen&ink Coop: Kelly Collier

About Kelly Collier

Kelly  Collier  studied  illustration  at  Sheridan  College  in  Ontario,  Canada.    After
graduating  she  worked  as  a  freelance  editorial  illustrator  and  then  ran  a  small  artist
studio  until  2008.    She  writes  and  draws  in  a  humorous  style  and  loves  to  illustrate
characters  with  quirky  sensibilities.  Her  debut  author/illustrator  picture  book,  A
Horse  Named  Steve  was  published  by  Kids  Can  Press  in  2017
She  lives  in  an  old  house  in  Toronto,  Canada  with  her  husband,  identical  twin  sister,
brother  in  law,  a  retired  greyhound  and  a  13  year  old  bossy  whippet. You  can  follow
her  work  on  instagram  @iusedtobeanartist  or  on  twitter  @collierk_  or  contact  her at cartykelly@gmail.com

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Titles by Kelly Collier

Team Steve

Kids Can Press

(September 4, 2018)

A Horse Named Steve

Kids Can Press

(April 4, 2017)

Izzy In the Doghouse

Kids Can Press

(October 6, 2020)

Sloth and Squirrel in a Pickle

Kids Can Press

(May 4, 2021)

Sample Work