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Comix Creator Feature: Sophie Pfrötzschner

“I’m Sophie, a 24-year-old German hobbyist writer and artist, and I create the webcomic Soul’s Journey  in my spare time. I’m present on Twitter @SophiePf_ (me) and @_SoulsJourney (the comic) and Instagram @SophiePf_.” What do you do? (Write, draw, edit, publish, promote etc.) How did you get started doing that? I get to wear all…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Sophie Pfrötzschner

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Comix Creator Feature: Helen “Jabbage” Greetham

“I’m Helen, sometimes known online as Jabbage. I’m an educational technologist and illustrator from the UK who loves creating short(ish) webcomics. I love archaeology and the material culture of the past often features in my work.” Website | Twitter | Etsy | Ko-fi What do you do? (Write, draw, edit, publish, promote etc.) How did you…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Helen “Jabbage” Greetham

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Comix Creator Feature: Kristina Gehrmann

“Kristina Gehrmann, age 29  Hi, I’m an illustrator and graphic novelist living and working in Hamburg, Germany! 🙂 Website | Instagram | Twitter” What do you do? (Write, draw, edit, publish, promote etc.) How did you get started doing that? In digital painting and drawing, I’m fully self taught. I started working with a graphics tablet…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Kristina Gehrmann

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Comix Creator Feature: Niina Salmelin

“I’m Niina Eveliina Salmelin, master of arts, art teacher, illustrator and a comic creator from Finland.” My portfolio / My webcomic What do you do? (Write, draw, edit, publish, promote etc.) How did you get started doing that? I want to tell stories, I draw, write and animate. It’s something I’ve been at since forever and I…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Niina Salmelin

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Comix Creator Feature: Luz Bianca

“Hi, I’m Luz Bianca, I’m a 20 year-old college student from Westchester, New York. You may know me from works such as Palace by the Sea and anthologies such as Who is the Silhouette?. My twitter is @luzbianca417, my website is luzbianca.com and you can contact me at luzbianca417@gmail.com.” What do you do? (Write, draw, edit,…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Luz Bianca

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Comix Creator Feature: Priya Huq

Hi! My name is Priya Huq and I’m a comic artist! My website is batsabatsabatsa.com and you can find me on tumblr at b-u-l-a-n-o.tumblr.com! What do you do? (Write, draw, edit, publish, promote etc.) How did you get started doing that? I write and draw comics, particularly my webcomic Mana. I have been drawing comics…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Priya Huq

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Comix Creator Feature: Barbara Perez Marquez

Hello! I’m Barbara Perez Marquez, my full name is fine or Barbara Perez for space saving works too. I’m 24 years old, living in Baltimore, MD with my wonderful girlfriend. I helped curate the Star Wars Fanzine: The Fans Awaken and edited En Voyage: An Illustrated Journey, I was also a contributor in the 1001…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Barbara Perez Marquez

comic journalism · Queer comics

Monstrous Women in Comics: Early Webcomic Creators

I recently submitted something to the Call For Papers for Monstrous Women in Comics (which you can still submit to until 5 pm tomorrow, September 1!) and it got me thinking a lot about the idea of “monstrous” women–those who deviate, highlight, and live on the boundaries of what is acceptable in comics. We’re talking queer…… Continue reading Monstrous Women in Comics: Early Webcomic Creators

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Comix Creator Feature: TOFU+BEAST

I’m TOFU+BEAST, freelance illustrator/comix maker originally from Hawaii, now based on the West Coast. My work can be found here and I’m on twitter here. What do you do? How did you get started doing that? I do both illustration and comics–both of my comics (M-Zero-Oh, It Only Rains Here) are on hiatus, but I’m working…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: TOFU+BEAST

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Comix Creator Feature: Jensine Eckwall

Jensine Eckwall is an illustrator based out of Brooklyn, New York. She graduated from the School of Visual Arts in 2013, and has since worked with the New York Times, Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster, NYU, and others. She has several middle-grade book covers set to release in 2016 as well as a full-length…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Jensine Eckwall