Catherine Holmes is a painter, illustrator and cartoonist with a focus on single-panel cartoons and simple animations. She grew up in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She attended the Ontario College of Art(now OCADU) for two years and received bachelor’s degrees in arts and education from Lakehead University. Catherine has lived and painted in a number of countries and has exhibited her work in Canada. She has also worked as a freelance illustrator, visiting artist-in-the-schools and part-time teacher(art and reading support).
She makes her home on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada with her family and rescue cat, who often makes an appearance in Catherine’s drawings.