KEEF CROSS

“When I make art, it’s truly an escape. An escape from stereotypes and  expectations put on “black art” and it’s creators. It seems like most people are comfortable seeing black people portrayed walking to church, playing a jazz horn, braiding …

Carrie McNinch

Carrie McNinch is a artist, writer and zine publisher based in Los Angeles, CA. has published the zines The Assassin and The Whiner, Food Geek, and you don’t get there from here. She also has a book out entitled I …

Alex de Campi

Alex de Campi is a British-American music video director, comics writer and columnist. An Eisner Award nominee, de Campi wrote 2005’s mini-series Smoke and her 2006 manga series Kat & Mouse. Some of De Campi’s work falls outside the superhero …

Bakshi Productions, Inc.

Ralph Bakshi worked his way up from Brooklyn and became an animation legend. In the 1970s, he established an alternative to mainstream animation through independent and adult-oriented productions. Between 1972 and 2015, he directed ten theatrically released feature films, six …

Cachet

Freelance illustrator and comic artist who loves to draw robots and spooky things. Does commissions full time and has worked for IDW Publishing. WEBLINKS: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | TUMBLR | WEBSITE

Josh Bayer

i’m a new york based cartoonist and educator, influenced by punk rock and the hellsca;pe of modern life I’d like to be known by my comics. WEBLINKS: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | TUMBLR | WEBSITE

Scotlynd Xing Xin-Bedford

“What Is This Quintessence Of Dust?” Scotlynd Xing Xin-Bedford Is A Hollywood Executive Producer At The Global Genesis Group And Founder Of EndLess Fantasy Productions. Xing Is Also The Creator, Writer And Artists Of Ximphonic Versus, The Critically Acclaimed Fantasy …

Denis Kitchen

Denis Kitchen was an original member of the “Underground Comix” movement in the late ’60s and 1970s, perhaps equally well known as the founder and publisher of the pioneering publishing house Kitchen Sink Press (1969-99). He also founded the Comic Book Legal Defense …

Kirby Krackle

Kirby Krackle is an internationally touring nerd-rock artist featuring the music of songwriter and performer Kyle Stevens. Pioneering the genre in 2009, Kirby Krackle is known the world over as the go-to band for heartfelt songs dedicated to the best …

Travis McElroy

​Travis was born in Huntington, WV and attended the University of Oklahoma where he received his BFA in acting. After graduating, he worked a bunch of retail jobs before eventually being hired as the Technical Director at the Cincinnati Shakespeare …

M. Dean

M. Dean is an freelance illustrator and cartoonist currently based in Brooklyn. After receiving the inaugural Creators for Creators Grant, her debut book, I Am Young, was released in November through Fantagraphics. WEBLINKS: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | TUMBLR | WEBSITE

Keith Knight

Keith Knight is many things to many people–rapper, social activist, father and educator among them.  He’s also one of the funniest and most highly regarded cartoonists in America, and the creator of threepopular comic strips:the Knight Life, (th)ink, and the K Chronicles. …

Aaron Renier

AARON RENIER is the author of three graphic novels for younger readers; Spiral-Bound, Walker Bean, and Walker Bean and the Knights of the Waxing Moon. He is the recipient of the Eisner award in 2006 for talent deserving of wider …

Chad Sell

Chad Sell grew up in a small town in central Wisconsin. He lived in a neighborhood much like the Cardboard Kingdom, where he and his friends bounded through backyards in imaginative games and outfits. After moving to Chicago in 2013, Chad …

Josh Frank

Josh Frank is a writer, producer, director and composer. He has penned numerous plays, including an authorized adaptation of Werner Hergoz’s “Stroszek,”  stage musicals, including “The Jonathan Richman Musical,” screenplays, including an adaptation of Mark Vonnegut’s “The Eden Express,” and …

Alec Longstreth

Alec Longstreth is a cartoonist. Self-publishing his Ignatz award-winning minicomic Phase 7 since 2002, he’s now I’m working on his second big comics project:Isle of Elsi – a free, fantasy webcomic FOR KIDS! Alec is also the Director of Academic Outreach for the …

Tyler Crook

Mr. Tyler Crook is an American artist living in the 21st century. For twelve years he toiled in an unlit cubicle making art for sports video games. This left him bearded and almost completely translucent. Then in 2011 he struck …

Liz Prince

Liz Prince is the Ignatz award-winning creator of the humorous autobio books Will You Still Love Me If I Wet the Bed? (Top Shelf 2005), Alone Forever (Top Shelf 2014), and Be Your Own Backing Band (Silver Sprocket 2017). Her …

Zach Howard

Zach Howard is a freelance professional illustrator of 18 years. His most notable employers include Marvel, Disney, DC, Warner Bros., Image, IDW, Boom, Simon & Schuster, and Steve Jackson Games. Zach’s most popular projects are The Cape, Wild Blue Yonder, …

Liz Climo

Liz Climo grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and moved to Los Angeles after college to work as a character artist on The Simpsons. She is the author of Rory the Dinosaur, The Little World of Liz Climo, …