Kayla Miller is a cartoonist, author, and illustrator living and working in New York. They have a BFA in Illustration from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. When not busy working on graphic novels, Kayla enjoys watching bad movies, trying to cook new recipes, playing games (both board and video), and reading other people’s graphic novels.
Represented by Elizabeth Bennet of Transatlantic Agency.
For inquiries about non-literary illustration work, contact Kayla directly.
My hair has been pink, purple, blue, black, red, and green… but it’s naturally brown.
I’ve never played D&D as a character who couldn’t do magic. I was a cleric when I played as a kid and a wizard in my most recent campaign!
I didn’t always want to be a cartoonist. Growing up, I wanted to be a paranormal investigator with a specialty in ghosts and aliens… and, presumably, ghosts of aliens.
My favorite meal is breakfast! I love how breakfast can combine sweet and savory and spicy all on one plate— or even inside of a single sandwich!
It took me a very long time to learn how to whistle and I’m still not very good at it.
I really like Scooby-Doo. My dream job would be writing and illustrating a Scooby-Doo graphic novel.
Are you curious about how a graphic novel develops from start to finish?
Here’s a quick run through of my process for two pages from Camp!
Stranger at grocery store: Hey, you look like someone who remembers the Bowling for Soup song ‘Girl All the Bad Guys Want’ Me: oh no