Kat Uno was born and raised in Hawaii, on the island of Maui. She was influenced at an early age by comics, including Garfield and Calvin and Hobbes, Saturday morning cartoons, and Japanese manga. After high school, she attended the University of Hawaii and received a Bachelor of Arts. Although Kat took traditional media classes in college, she works predominantly in digital media. After college, she taught herself to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, which are now her main tools.
Kat loves creating artwork that is cute and fun. She is the mother of two wonderful little kids who are a constant source of inspiration.