Kara Sievewright is an artist, designer, and writer who is interested in translating complex information, stories, and ideas into meaningful graphics and visual narratives.
She creates comics, illustrations, infographics, posters, websites, logos, data visualizations, and graphic design for print and web. She also does live graphic recording and visual facilitation and works with with Co+Host, a facilitators’ collective on Haida Gwaii.
She has a background in creative writing and community organizing and has been working with non-profit, social justice, health, legal, environmental, and education organizations for the past fifteen years.
Kara has also published many fiction and non-fiction comics in magazines and anthologies. She has a MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia and is a collective member of the Graphic History Collective. You can see more of her art and comics on makerofnets.ca.
Kara is based in Daajing Giids Queen Charlotte, Haida Gwaii, a small town on an archipelago off the north coast of British Columbia, and she works with clients locally, across the province, and nation-wide. She is thankful to work and live as a settler on unceded Haida territory.
The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
Bird Studies Canada
Courthouse Libraries BC
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Council of the Haida Nation
Haida Child and Family
School District 50
Doctors of BC
Success by Six
Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation
Between the Lines
Laskeek Bay Conservation Society
Swiilawiid Sustainability Society
Haida Gwaii Arts Council