Art Baxter is a cartoonist, illustrator and graphic designer with over 25 years of professional experience. He has been in print since 1979. Baxter graduated form the Tyler School of Art – Temple University with a BA in Illustration/Graphic Design. In 1996, he received a grant from the Xeric Foundation to self-publish his comic book SPUD Comics. He lives in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with his wife and cats.