Kelly Bjork is an artist + freelance-illustrator whose work focuses on portraiture and intimacy between friends and belongings. She grew up in Tacoma, Washington and graduated from Western Washington University in 2009 with a BFA in drawing and printmaking. Her work has been published in numerous magazines and online journals including McSweeney’s, The Stranger, Seattle Met, Fresh Magazine, BOOOOOOOM, and Sixth Finch.

Kelly is a card illustrator for Pilgrim Paper Co., a paper goods company based in Seattle, where she currently lives. 








Illustrated interview: Dirty Laundry