Katelyn Eklund

Art & Design

Creativity has always been a large part of my life, since the very beginning. This has emerged in several passions throughout my life from photography to writing and even fashion sense. But I'll always hold a special place in my heart for the pure and simple joy of putting pen or paint to a blank sheet of paper...


As the late and great gastronome M.F.K Fisher said, "First we eat, then we do everything else.", and what better words to live by. Check out some of my most favorite places to pig-out (and spend my paychecks) around Dublin:


When I made the choice to study English with Film in University College Dublin in 2011, my biggest hope was that it would allow me to spend a large portion of my time simply watching films and then writing about them (my idea of heaven)... thankfully, was not disappointed.
Still one of my proudest college moments is receiving an A grade for my Animation module final essay in which I wrote about one of my all time favorite films (and graphic novels) - Persepolis.


While pizza may feed my heart, music definitely feeds my soul. Here are some of my go-to Spotify playlists: