Kate Beaton, recipient of Friends of Lulu’s 2009 “Best New Talent” award, is the Canadian creator of the historical & literary webcomic Hark, A Vagrant. Renowned for a sharp wit that alternates between the erudite and the whimsical, Hark, A Vagrant started in 2006 and has attracted a enthusiastic fanbase.
Whether she is skewering the American Revolution, illustrating the darker side of mermaids, or depicting a Richard III birthday party, Kate presents an unique take on historical figures, literary creations, and other creatures of the past.
Kate Beaton Links:
Link to purchase “Never Learn Anything From History” book
Pingback: 2009 Lulu Award Winners « Friends Of Lulu
Pingback: THE BEAT » Blog Archive » 2009 Friends of Lulu Award Winners
Pingback: Kate Beaton wins a 2009 Friends of Lulu Award « The Joe Shuster Awards