Stephanie Hovden is a queer designer, illustrator, comic artist and enthusiast living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Stephanie is passionate about media geared toward children and young adults. In their narratives they prioritizes creating stories about girls, women and the LGBTQ community. Stephanie also has a great love for animals so they are often featured in their work. Stephanie is currently working on a comic called Wolf Years as well as short form comics and illustrations. Stephanie identifies as nonbinary and uses neutral pronouns. (They/Them).

In previous lives Stephanie worked as a UI/UX artist, a graphic designer and a storyboard artist. For personal or professional inquiries please e-mail stephaniehov @ gmail dot com



Beyond Press, KnowYourself, Dirty Diamonds, Civic Quarterly


Sleeping Giant featured in Beyond 2 — March 2018                  
Work Through it Featured in Sweaty Palms — April 2017
Game On Featured in Dirty Diamonds #7: Imagination — September 2016
Inner Demons Featured in Restless Minds Vol. 2 — November 2015
Growing Up With A Sister featured in Dirty Diamonds #6: Beauty — September 2015

Self Publications:

The Plight of Magalia for SPX Debut — September 2017
SportsLove FanZine for FlameCon — September 2017
Being Human for MICE debut — October 2016
ShapeShifter - February 2016
Out into the Cold — September 2015
The Necessity of Water — July 2015
Coyote Tails — July 2015
Mythology Anthology — July 2015
Wolf Years: Chapter 2 — March 2015
Wolf Years: Chapter 1 — October 2014


2019 Curio, Light Grey Art Lab, Minneapolis, MN (group exhibition)

2015 Creature Feature, Studio 23, Alameda, CA (group exhibition)



Photo by Lauren Renner

Photo by Lauren Renner