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Molly Mendoza

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Hey, my name is Molly Mendoza and I'm an artist currently living in Portland, Oregon. Through my work I explore the complexities of interpersonal relationships and strive to portray those feelings that we just can't shake. From bubbling tears of frustration to a good laugh that you'll never forget I bring them to the page via rhythmic mark and bold color.I love making comics. Some of the stories I've told have centered on tiny pewter knights, ghost girls defending gold fish, and a falling out on a swim team. Over the course of my career I've illustrated for publications such as The New York...

Lucy Knisley

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Lucy Knisley is an illustrator, comic artist and author. I'll bet you're wondering how to pronounce her name (the K is silent) .

Lucy is a graduate of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she went to study painting, and ended up making comics. She then studied at the Center for Cartoon Studies, where she received a scholarship to pursue her MFA (completed in June, 2009) .

Beginning with a love for Archie comics, Tintin and Calvin and Hobbes, she has been making comics in some form or another since she could hold a pencil.

She lives in Chicago, where she makes...