Mae Wilson (b.1991) is a cartoonist, illustrator, and storyteller from San Luis Obispo, CA. She has worked as an art teacher, environmental educator, museum guide, and freelance illustrator. Much of her work deals with how we see the world through our own experience and our relationship with the things we hide from ourselves.
Mae graduated from The University of California, Santa Cruz in 2014. While working in museum interpretation, she became interested in the art of oral storytelling and the ways ideas are expanded, compressed, and shaped for a particular audience.
In 2021 Mae graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she studied Graphic Narrative. Wilson currently lives in Washington D.C.