Locust Moon Comics Festival

Fourth annual celebration of comics and graphic arts. Saturday, October 31, 2015. Philadelphia, PA.

Creator Spotlights: Pietsch, Tribull, Johnson, Judge, McDonnell & Meathaus

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Carey Pietsch
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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.

Website: careydraws.com
Tumblr: careydraws.tumblr.com
Twitter: @careydraws

Carly Tribull
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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.

Website: amnh.org/ology/features/wonderfulworldofwasps
Twitter: @cmtribull

Cathy G. Johnson
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Cathy G. Johnson is an Ignatz Award-winning (Promising New Talent, 2014) cartoonist and printmaker from Providence, RI.

Website: cathyboy.com
Tumblr: cathyboy.tumblr.com
Twitter: @cathyisgroovy

Chris Judge
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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.

Website: brightspiralcomic.com
Twitter: @_Chris_Judge

Chris McDonnell Meathaus
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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 (Universe).
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.commeathaus.com
Tumblr: chrismcd.tumblr.com
Twitter: @meathaus

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