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Gustavo Rodriguez

Gustavo Rodriguez began drawing since he was a kid. His cartooning career “started” in 1986 in his hometown of Havana, Cuba. He had one of his comic strips to appear […]

Terri Libenson

Terri Libenson is the cartoonist of the internationally syndicated comic strip, “The Pajama Diaries.” She is also an award-winning humorous card writer for American Greetings Corp. She has written for […]

Dan Jeup

Bit by the animation bug at age three, Dan Jeup has been obsessed with drawing and filmmaking ever since.  In his early teens he made his first character animation film […]

Jay Jackson

Jay Jackson has worked as an animator on 30 films since he moved from Kansas City to Los Angeles in 1979. After training under Eric Larson, one of Disney’s Nine […]

Guy Gilchrist

Guy cut his cartoon teeth on the stylings of Walter Lantz (Woody Woodpecker), Dr. Seuss, and Walt Disney. After high school, Guy was already working on his own children’s books […]

Bill Hinds

Bill is the drawing half of the team, with writer Jeff Millar, that created the sports comic strip Tank McNamara. Tank has been running steadily in as many as 300 […]

Hilary Price

Hilary has been drawing and writing Rhymes With Orange, her daily newspaper comic strip, since 1995. It has twice won “Best Newspaper Panel” by the National Cartoonists Society and appears […]

Eddie Pittman

Eddie grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, where he taught himself how to draw in the back row of math class. As a kid, he won a 10-speed bicycle from the […]

Steve Artley

Twice named Best Editorial Cartoonist of the Year by the Minnesota Newspaper Association, Steve Artley is known for his often hard hitting cartoons in support of environmental legislation and education. […]