Kate Beaton lives in Canada, she trained in history and anthropology but then she started drawing and now she creates comics and characters often involving a comic take on both. She writes the comic strip Hark! A Vagrant that has now been published as a book.
Fig 2: Kate Beaton Fairytales (detail).
Fig 1: Kate Beaton 2015, Calender http://beatonna.tumblr.com/post/97586505940/we-put-out-calendars-in-2012-and-so-many-people
Fig 2: Kate Beaton Fairytales (detail) http://www.harkavagrant.com/index.php?id=227