Mary Kate McDevitt

Mary Kate McDevitt

Mary Kate McDevitt

Mary Kate McDevitt is a letterer and illustrator living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Mary Kate graduated from Tyler School of Art in 2007 with a degree in Graphic Design and Illustration. She worked as a designer at a studio in Lancaster, PA for 2 years. In 2010, Mary Kate moved out to Portland, OR to pursue a career as a freelance illustrator and artist, but after 3+ years in Portland, Mary Kate moved back east and is residing in Brooklyn, NY.

When Mary Kate is not in the studio, she enjoys drinking coffee, thrifting, riding bikes, watching News Radio with her boyfriend Fred DiMeglio and redecorating her apartment. You can follow Mary Kate on twitter for random musings, news and updates and photos of Peppy Mew Mew.

Selected Clients

Chronicle Books, Target, Sesame Street, Fast Company, Nintendo, Penguin Books, Adobe, CMYK Magazine, Nike, Smart Ones, O Magazine, Woman's Day, United States Postal Service,  Field and Stream Magazine

Speaking Engagements

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

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


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Mary Kate is available for new freelance lettering
and illustration opportunities 
and is looking forward to working with you. 

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Call: 610-212-1554

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2 Prince Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Speaking Engagements

Mary Kate is available to speak at conferences and universities and other design related events. Contact for more information.