Kanata Konamiis a Japanese manga artist best known for her cat manga ''Chi's Sweet Home''. Her first manga was published in the magazine Nakayoshi in 1982. Both ''Chi's Sweet Home'' and have been published in English by Vertical Inc.
Manga artist Risa Itō and Kanata are from the same small town and Kanata's father was Itō's homeroom teacher in elementary school. Provided by Wikipedia