Randy Emberlin

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Randy Emberlin

Animator and Illustrator, Randy Emberlin has spent the past 30 years working in a variety of creative fields. Whether as an illustrator of educational books or an animator on over 50 television commercials, he has made his presence felt through style and sensibilities.

Over the last 20 years he is probably best known for his work as an inker in comics, with a resume that includes long runs on Amazing Spider-man, GI Joe, Doctor Strange, Alien Legion, Ghost and recently the Left Behind series for Wildstorm. He has worked with a wide range of pencilers and has many distinctive styles that fans are well acquainted with.

Please visit http://randyemberlin.com/

  • Artist / Inker – Amazing Spider-Man
  • Artist / Inker – G.I. Joe
  • Artist / Inker – X-Men
  • Artist / Inker – Star Wars
  • Artist / Inker – Star Trek
  • Artist / Inker – Batman
  • Artist / Inker – Dr. Strange
  • Artist / Inker – Alien Legion
  • Artist / Inker – The Punisher
  • Artist / Inker – The Avengers
  • Artist / Inker – Ghost / Batgirl
  • Artist / Inker – Lady Death

Randy Kintz

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Randy Kintz

Randy Kintz, has been in the Comic Book industry since 2004, doing numerous covers for different publishers and a couple dozen books ranging from printed to on-line web-books. He’s worked with some of the industry’s top talent. He’s been a part of a few Sketch Card sets over the years including his own Rantz Angels Set. He’s travelled to many countries, states, and cities, but calls Portland Oregon his home. His most current work can soon be found from Red5 Comics where they are currently working on the second DRONE series. As well as from Action Lab/Danger Zone: his co-created CAZADORA series.

Please visit Randy’s deviant art page

Nick Gucker

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Nick Gucker

When not occupied whispering to insects and cataloging ephemera, Nick Gucker is typically perched at his art table conjuring up nightmare visions and freakish delights out of ink, charcoal, watercolor and acrylic media. Nick’s art has appeared on the covers and the innards of numerous Lovecraftian, horror and weird fiction publications both print and online. His illustrations embellish publications from Spectral, Deadite, Swallowdown, Perilous, Blysster, Ulthar, Eryx and Sinister Grin Press. In 2012, Nick won the Pickman’s Apprentice Iron Artist challenge at the Portland HP Lovecraft Film Festival and had the honor of creating the artwork for the 2013 HP Lovecraft Film Festival posters and merchandise. In addition to his published work, Nick’s unique; one-of-a-kind custom commission pieces grace the walls, clothing and limbs of various and sundry patrons of the arts from near and far.

Please visit Nick’s website: http://www.nickthehat.com/

Edward Morris

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Edward Morris Cosmic Horror/Science Fiction author Edward Morris is a 2011 nominee for the Pushcart Prize in Literature with over 125 published short stories in four languages and several novel series about to be re-released. He has collaborated with Joseph S. Pulver on several King In Yellow adaptations and is an enthusiastic volunteer for Eraserhead Press. He has been a guest author at the H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival for over ten years, and Bizarrocon for two.  

Alan M. Clark

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Alan M. Clark

Author and illustrator, Alan M. Clark grew up in Tennessee in a house full of bones and old medical books. He has created illustrations for hundreds of books including works of fiction of various genres, nonfiction, textbooks, young adult fiction, and children’s books. Awards for his illustration work include the World Fantasy Award and four Chesley Awards. He is the author of fourteen books, including eight novels, a lavishly illustrated novella, four collections of fiction, and a nonfiction full-color book of his artwork. His latest novel, Say Anything But Your Prayers, was released by Lazy Fascist Press in August of 2014. Mr. Clark’s company, IFD Publishing, has released six traditional books and twenty-five ebooks by such authors as F. Paul Wilson, Elizabeth Engstrom, and Jeremy Robert Johnson. He is an Associate Editor for Broken River Books, a Portland, Oregon publisher of crime fiction.

Please visit Alan’s website: http://www.alanmclark.com

Joshua St. James

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Joshua St James

Joshua St. James has worked on several independent films including the recently released SEAL Patrol and has guest starred on TNT‘s Leverage and costarred on NBC‘s Grimm. Joshua recently finished filming the first season of the new television series, Combat Report, a liveaction drama set in France during WWII. Combat Report premiered November 11th on Tuff Tv. Joshua plays one of the lead characters in an ensemble cast, Corporal Erik O’Malley.

Please visit Joshua’s Facebook Fan Page