Emily Block is twenty-two years old and lives in a tiny house in Beijing,
where she translates video games and draws comics when she can. She
was born and raised in Portland, Oregon and hopes to move back eventually, if
only for the mild Northwest weather. Aside from heavy metal and
experimental jazz, she listens to just about everything, depending on
her current mood.
Her portfolio can be seen at

Mandy Newham illo-portrait

Mandy Newhamis a lefty vegetarian artist and illustrator living right outside of Philly. Mandy has illustrated seven children’s books, is a frequent freelance magazine contributor, but she especially digs drawing rock ‘n roll bands. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts at Florida State University and her Master of Fine Arts at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. When she isn’t drawing, Mandy loves travelling cross-country, oil painting, and listening to killer tunes.

Her work can be seen at


Christianne Goudreauwas born in a suburb of Vancouver, British Columbia. Her family left Canada in early 1988, and has lived in a myriad of places since, including a tropical island near Guam and a valley in Northern Maine. However, for the time being, her family has settled down in the city of Portland, Oregon.
She attended and graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a BFA in Illustration in May of 2009 and recently finished an internship at Periscope Studio in Portland, Oregon.
Her work was featured in SCAD’s yearly Illustration Showcase, and has been published in CMYK Magazine, Applied Arts Magazine, as well as Charleston Magazine and Southern Living. Her work can be seen at and her comic, Freckle Face can be seen at