My name is Kelsey Wroten and I work as a freelance illustrator and comics artist. I'm a Kansas City native living in Brooklyn, NY.

I am currently working on a graphic novel with Uncivilized Books slated to come out in 2018.

Clients: The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Village Voice, NPR, Quill and Quire, T Magazine, TOPIC, SOI, The Creators Project, Nike, Lucky Peach, Lenny, Nick Magazine, Hershey, Cicada, Warby Parker, Vice, Bust, Bitch, Bleacher Report, Boom!, Slack, Narratively, Magnify Money, Talent Economy, The Portland Mercury, The Pitch, Barkley USA and many more. 

I hope to work together sometime! If that sounds like a good idea you can reach me at my email

or I can be reached by telephone


It's Nice That
Made In The Middle
The Creators Project
Cartoon Brew
Tight Pencils
Illustration Age
Doodler's Anonymous
Comics Alliance
The Pitch
Ain't It Cool