I recently found out that Kitty Crowther
is from Belgium with a British father and Swedish mother. In fact, it was in Brussels where I first discovered one of her books, the one that shocked me most, "Petite home et dieu" (Little man and God).
What I like most from her is the lack of digital retouching, the spontaneous drawings, the feeling that she has done them very quickly (non-stop), and the way in which she uses colour, lights and blacks above all. I also like the fact that she uses colour pencils, it makes me think that someday when I get older, I could be like her.
Some issues or themes can be difficult for a kid to understand, but her subtlety makes it all very easy.
I hate that she doesn't have a website, because I couldn't find all the images that I wanted, but here are some.