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John Glynn, is the President and Editorial Director of Andrews McMeel Syndication (AMS). AMS is the world’s largest independent content syndicate selling to clients across the globe.    Mr. Glynn […]

Barbara Dale

Barbara Dale cartoonist, writer, and illustrator currently living in Baltimore, Maryland, a city referred to by filmmaker John Waters as, “The Big Hair Capital of the World.” Work over the […]

Mike Peraza

Mike Peraza is a Disney art director, layout artist and conceptual artist who has worked for Walt Disney Feature Animation (1978-1989), Walt Disney Television Animation (1989-1991), Disney Comics, Disney Interactive, […]

Patty Peraza | Toonfest

Patty Peraza realized a love of creating artwork at an early age.  To achieve her goal in high school she enrolled in all art classes and was the first in school […]

John Rose

John Rose born in Covington, VA in 1963. He graduated from James Madison University in 1986, with a BFA in Art and joined Byrd Newspapers of Virginia as an editorial […]

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. […]