Portrait Artist
Portraits and Caricatures

About the Artist

Kay was born in the Lancashire seaside resort of Southport. Her mother was a talented artist and poet, her father a professional musician and Travel agent. Together they were a massive influence on Kay’s life with art, music and travel. 

After studying art for a number of years she became professional in the late eighties, working first as a designer and illustrator of books, before travelling to many places around the world exhibiting her paintings at festivals and galleries. Her portraits of celebrities from the performing arts are well renowned. 

Commissions for personal portraits in any medium, or Caricatures sketches that can depict the subjects life, can be taken by the artist via the contact page on this website.

Alternatively you can contact Kay Whittaker by emailing kaydewhit@hotmail.com