Bettina M. KurkowskiGuest Artist
Bettina M. Kurkowski, the creator/writer/artist of My Cat Loki, was born March 26, 1973 in Montague, Massachusetts. Now residing in Plymouth, Mass, where she works as a freelance illustrator thru her business, Dreamworld Studio. A graduate of the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth in 1996 with a BFA in Illustration, she entered TOKYOPOP's Rising Stars of Manga 2 competition in 2003, placing as a runner-up, her work Axis Lumen published in the winners' compilation. My Cat Loki, available now from TOKYOPOP, is Bettina's first professionally published series. You can see more of her artwork at www.dreamworldstudio.net!