Catherine Hood is an illustrator currently based in the South West of England.
Catherine enjoys communicating complex emotions and processes through simple silhouettes and shapes.
Her work surrounds themes of mental wellbeing, human issues and experiences, and past projects have covered subjects such as mindfulness and loneliness.
She enjoys working alongside text, creating books out of personal stories shared with her and her own experiences, which she explores through a combination of digital and hand drawn media.
Catherine graduated from the Arts University Bournemouth with a First Class Honours Degree in BA (Hons) Illustration.
Highly Commended in the Macmillan Prize for Illustration 2016.
Bronze Award Winner in the Creative Conscience Awards 2016.
Macmillan Prize for Illustration 2016. Foyles, Charing Cross. June 2016.
New Blood 2016. Old Truman Brewery. July 2016.
One Piece of Advice. Issue no 3. December, 2016.
Illustrator's Summer Fair. Granary Square, King's Cross. July 2017.