Katy Horan was born in Houston, Tx. She received a BFA in Illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2003 and has since exhibited her work throughout the United States and in Canada. Her work has been published in a number of books including Fantagraphic's Beasts! and The Exquisite Book (Chronicle Books), as well as appearing in numerous publications such as Juxtapoz Magazine and New American Paintings.
A fan of all things folky and spooky, Katy now lives in Austin, Tx with her husband and two dogs. When not making folky/spooky art, she spends her time baking sweets and watching horror movies