Some creators who’ll be appearing at Philadelphia’s Locust Moon Comics Festival on October 25…
Carey Pietsch is a cartoonist & illustrator based out of Philadelphia. She’s into stories about magic and empathy. Her comics have appeared in Terrestrial
, Hana Doki Kira
, Dirty Diamonds
, and Secret Prison
, and she’s drawn the artwork for backup shorts in Adventure Time
, Bravest Warriors
, and Regular Show
Carly Tribull makes educational comics and art focusing on biology, evolution, and entomology! She is currently a PhD candidate at the American Museum of Natural History, studying the evolution of parasitic wasps. Most of her comics are all-ages, with a specific focus on encouraging girls and under-represented minorities in science to engage in biology and natural history. Her other comics are autobiographical, focusing on what it means to be a woman in STEM careers, and why outreach education and involvement is essential to scientific careers.
Cathy G. Johnson
Cathy G. Johnson is an Ignatz Award-winning (Promising New Talent, 2014) cartoonist and printmaker from Providence, RI.
Chris Judge is from Maryland. He works as a cabinet maker but spends all of his free time drawing comics, reading books in dead languages, and meditating. He fell in love with comics at the age of 4 when his father read an old, tattered Tales from the Crypt
to him while he was suffering from a high fever and pneumonia. He has been reading them ever since.
Chris McDonnell & Meathaus
Chris McDonnell is a founding member of the Meathaus comics/art collective, and works on television and book projects via his commercial art studio McD Workshop LLC. He is the author/designer of Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo
(Abrams), author/illustrator of Sasquatch’s Big Hairy Drawing Book
(Chronicle Books), and designer/co-author of Unfiltered: The Complete Ralph Bakshi
Meathaus is a loosely defined collective of friends and associates contributing to irregular comics and art anthologies, and an art-blog-website with a special emphasis on drawing, sketchbooks, and comics.
Website: chrismcd.com, meathaus.com
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LOCUST MOON COMICS FESTIVAL
Philadelphia, PA / October 25, 2014
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