Katie McConnachie now resides on the Island of Antigua, in the West
began her career painting Special Effects for cartoons for Hanna Barbera Productions in Los Angeles,
California. Katie's delightful wildlife illustrations utilize Pen & Ink, Acrylic paintings, Prismacolor
pencil and Air Brush techniques, won her Best in Show at the Antiguan Artists Society Annual Exhibition.
She entered the Island Arts competition. The largest competition of it's kind held in the Caribbean for 35 years
and received International Awards for Best Other Media, Best Technique and was a runner up for the
Supreme Award for Excellence. Her resume includes: opening a number of Art Galleries with her Originals
and Prints, Children's book Illustrator, Antigua's Postage Stamp creator and commercial and residential
Muralist with works all over the world. Katie's favorite medium in Prismacolor pencils, which afford
her drawings an incredible amount of detail work. She also works a great deal in Acrylic paints.
Her subject matter spans from her Pet Portraits of Birds, Cats, Dogs, etc. to Native Island and underwater