Caroline Leigh Smith is an American cartoonist who makes comics and zines about cats, robots, and outer space stuff. In addition to comics and zines, Caroline makes stickers and enamel pins. She sells regularly at zine fests, comicons, and art events, primarily in the American Southeast.
“Monk” is the pet name Caroline’s parents bestowed upon her at young age and still use.
PERSONALLY Caroline Smith works in marketing and graphic design by day. She is an avid and experienced knitter as well as a total science nerd. She lives in Greenville, South Carolina with her husband Scott Hensel, a fellow cartoonist, and their two cats, Lucy and Percival. See Scott’s work here.