ABOUT ISABELLA KUNG

  • Isabella Kung is the author and illustrator of NO FUZZBALL! (Scholastic, 2020), a picture book about a fuzzy feline despot who rules the house with an iron paw. Continuing her feline obsession, she also illustrated over 120 cats for the board books 123 CATS and ABC CATS by Lesléa Newman (Candlewick, 2021). Her illustrations have received accolades from institutions such as the Society of Illustrators, Spectrum Fantasy Art, 3×3, Creative Quarterly, and SCBWI. Outside the world of publishing, Isabella teaches watercolor and illustration classes at Storyteller Academy and Etchr. She is also the current Illustrator coordinator of the SCBWI SF/South region. Isabella resides in San Francisco with her husband and two adorable – you guessed it – cats! She represented by Jennifer Laughran at Andrea Brown Literary.

PUBLICATIONS - View in Bookstore


  • Magazine Articles
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    SCBWI Bulletin Spring 2017

    (Article / Illustration)


    Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Bulletin

    2017

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    Artist Interview

    (Illustration)


    Thalo

    2017

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    Gallery at 48 Natoma explores ‘The Art of Illustration’

    (Illustration)


    Village Life

    2016

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    Featured Alumni

    (Article / Illustration)


    School of illustration

    2015