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About Kathryn
With her fluid, natural drawing style, Kathryn Rathke has a rare talent for capturing the individual look of the person she’s drawing in just a few quick lines. Authors, singers, politicians – her portraits are instantly recognisable but so simply drawn that they’re always easy for people to relate to.
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Kathryn Rathke works on a charity project for KEXP - a listener-sponsored radio station.
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Macron
Kathryn Rathke draws a portrait of France's Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron.
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Rushdie's Review
The Guardian ask Kathryn Rathke for one of her distinctive portraits showing Salman Rushdie and the President of the USA.
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