Mary Kate McDevitt
Mary Kate McDevitt is a Philadelphia based illustrator and lettering artist. Since 2010 she has created hand lettering for clients including, Target, Chronicle Books, Smuckers’, Macy’s, and author to her book Hand-Lettering Ledger. Between client work and personal projects Mary Kate also teaches at her alma mater, Tyler School of Art, and is opening a new studio that will host workshops and sell and display work from local designers. On the weekend you’ll find Mary Kate exploring the historical streets of Philadelphia, thrifting, and hanging with her cat Peppy Mew Mew and her old dog Fritz.
Chronicle Books, Target, Sesame Street, Workman Publishing, Mental Floss, Johnson & Johnson, Nintendo, Penguin Books, Nike, Smart Ones, Evian, O Magazine, Smucker's, AT&T
AIGA • Kansas City • 4/16
PSU Show & Tell • Portland, OR • 4/15
Art Directors Club • Tulsa, OK • 9/18/14
Hand-Lettering Ledger Event • Portland, OR • 4/26/14
Creative South • Columbus, GA • 4/12/14
Tyler School of Art • Philadelphia, PA • 3/14
Design Madison • Madison, WI • 3/14
PCA&D • Portland, OR • 2/14
PSU Show & Tell • Portland, OR • 2/13
Dish Conference • Nashville, TN • 2/13
LGDA • Louisville, KY • 10/12
WeMake SketchXChange • Portland, OR • 4/11
Mary Kate is available for new freelance lettering and illustration opportunities and sure is looking forward
to working with you.
Follow Me Elsewhere
It's taking a lot of brain power not to over think this.
The hardest part about drawing a large group of people is picking outfits for everyone.
Press / Blogs
Good Life Project, The Creative Influence. Grain Edit, Bust Magazine, DIY Magazine, swissmiss, Design*Sponge, Lifehacker, Design Work Life, Work/Life 2, Chronicle Books Blog, Uppercase, Etsy, CMYK Magazine