Full name

Amanda Michael


Austin, TX


Crazy cat lady by day. Illustrator and toy maker by night.


Austin transplant since 2000, by way of a dysfunctional town in New Mexico. Briefly resided in Denton, TX - where I obtained a BFA in Fibers and Textiles from The University of North Texas.

My toys, zines, coloring books and prints have been featured products in the following retail stores:

  • Austin, TX: The Burlap Bag
  • Austin, TX: Guzu Gallery
  • Denton, TX: The DIME Store
  • Houston, TX: The Tinderbox
  • Chicago, IL: Rudy’s Roundup

I have been a vendor at the following Craft Fairs and Conventions:

  • CraftHer Market, Spring of 2017
  • DIME Handmade Harvest in Denton, TX – Fall of 2010 – 2015
  • DIME Summer Bazaar in Denton, TX – Summer of 2010 -2013
  • Wizard World Austin Comic Convention – Fall 2010 and Fall 2011
  • Austin Craft Riot – Summer 2012
  • Staple! Independent Media Expo in Austin, TX - 2012 – 2017
  • Renegade Craft Fair in Austin, TX – Spring 2013
  • Armadillo Christmas Bazaar in Austin, TX – Winter 2013