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Katie looks forward to meeting all her fans in Melbourne in April 2018.
Katie will give a Q&A panel, and sign autographs throughout Saturday and Sunday.
Further information on Katie’s panels will be listed in our Event Programme, released closer to the convention.
Katie Houghton-Ward has been illustrating comics for over twelve years now and doesn’t plan to stop any time soon.
Best known for her early work with the creator owned series Deckheadz, which featured weekly for five years in top music magazine 3D World, Katie went on to work freelance in New-Zealand with top companies such as Trade Tools and Hitachi for their hit web comic True IT Tales.
She got her first international break with the Harvey Award nominated series Doug Paszkiewicz’s Arsenic Lullaby and went on to work with Doug on the trilogy Laughter of the Damned.
Katie is now working on her latest comic Khulan, which has just been optioned by U.S magazine Heavy Metal.
Some of her major influences are artists such as Eric Canete, Frank Miller, Simon Bisley, Bernie Wrightson, Frank Frazetta, Gustav Klimt, Francoise Mucha and many more…
Currently working on her Graphic novel Khulan, that will be published through Gestalt Publishing and Heavy Metal Magazine featuring the Art of Simon Bisley. Due for release later this year.