Kathleen Jennings is an illustrator and writer based in Brisbane, Australia. As an illustrator, she has been shortlisted three times for the World Fantasy Awards, once for the Hugos, and once for the Locus Awards, as well as winning a number of Ditmars. As a writer, she has won two Ditmars and been shortlisted for the Eugie Foster Memorial Award and for several Aurealis Awards.
She has illustrated for clients such as Tor.com, Small Beer Press, Subterranean Press, Tartarus Press, Ticonderoga Publications, FableCroft Press, Odyssey Press, Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine and Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild as well as private commissions. Her portfolio is at: kathleenjennings.com
Her Australian Gothic novella Flyaway is coming out from Tor.com in 2020.She writes fantasy short stories and comics (mythic, urban and steampunk). Her bibliography is here: tanaudel.wordpress.com/writing/.
Currently self-represented on most projects, although Alex Adsett Publishing Services represents her on occasional matters!
Photos by Ngaire Naran: Ngaire Naran Photography
Some interviews and articles
January 2019: Raised by Wolves – Locus Magazine
August 2017: Artist Interview: Light Grey Art Lab
8 October 2015: Angie Rega – Fairy Tale Friday – Kathleen Jennings
26 November 2014: Schlock Talks – Schlock Talks -Kathleen Jennings
25 November 2014: Delia Sherman on Tor.com – A Magic Synergy: The Cover Art of Kathleen Jennings
1 September 2014: Tor.com – The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe
1 August 2014: Alex Pierce – Snapshot: Kathleen Jennings
22 September 2013: Lauren Shannon for Renwick Post – Kathleen Jennings, illustrator
2 August 2013: Alex Pierce for Galactic Chat – Galactic Chat 24 – Kathleen Jennings
9 September 2012: Rowena Cory Daniels – Meet Kathleen Jennings
2 June 2012: Tansy Rayner Roberts – Snapshot 2012: Kathleen Jennings
23 December 2011: Fantasy Matters – Judging a book by its cover: The Freedom Maze
30 July 2010: Angela Slatter – Drive-by: Kathleen Jennings
21 February 2010 Kathryn Linge – 2010 Snapshot: Kathleen Jennings