Kat Rutt is an artist, designer, and photographer whose work has appeared in publications, advertisements, special events, product lines, and retail stores worldwide: American Girl Magazine, The Disney Store, Disney Parks, Babies R Us, Universal Orlando Resort, American Museum of Natural History, JC Penney, National Cannabis Industry Association, The Henry Ford Museum, Ron Jon Surf Shop, Hard Rock Cafe, Hobby Lobby, and The Mob Museum.

Kat grew up in Purcellville, VA and Santa Fe, NM. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Illustration from Savannah College of Art and Design. Aside from drawing and painting, her passions include traveling, cooking/eating (especially noodles), reading, Pittsburgh sports, campfires, binging on television, dreaming, and the great outdoors. She has visited 49 states and traveled internationally to Japan, England, France, The Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Austria, Costa Rica, Caribbean Islands, Mexico, Canada, and Greece. Kat lives in Pittsburgh, PA with her husband and 9 yr old bulldog.