Kate Widdows is a lettering artist, designer, illustrator and neon GIF maker. She has designed typefaces for Nike, neon GIFs for the Huffington Post and Selena Gomez, and record covers for Drag City and Sublime Frequencies. Kate is a Giphy featured artist and a member of Working Not Working


An adept photographer and illustrator, Kate is also a visual artist in abstract watercolor, calligraphic experiments and neon, and plays the accordion


She’s lived in New York, New England, Seattle and Geneva, and currently resides in Portland, Oregon.

 


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NIKE • THE HUFFINGTON POST • SELENA GOMEZ • DRAG CITY RECORDS • SUBLIME FREQUENCIES • QUEEN SHMOOQUAN • HAPPY LUCKY DESIGN • SIR RICHARD BISHOP • POLER • YETI MAGAZINE • PECK PROPERTIES • HIVE FX • DUWAMISH REVEALED • ABDUCTION RECORDS • VAYA CREATIVE • SCARLET FOUNDRY TAROT


I teach a pretty darn awesome Skillshare class called Electric Letterland: Building Animated Neon Lettering for Blogs & Websites. Join me and learn to make neon GIFs

My neon GIF project, Neon Franco-Type, is on tumblr, and has been featured on Tumblr Radar several times.

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