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Norm Rapmund is an inker who made a name for himself during the early years of Image Comics on such titles as Brigade,Supreme and Bloodstrike. From there, Norm moved to Marvel where he worked on several titles including Wolverine, Fantastic Four and Rogue. He later became known for his work with penciller Ian Churchill on Coven, Lionheart, Superman/Batman, Supergirl and Titans.
Norm has continued to make his mark on a variety of DC titles including, 3-year run doing Finishes overDan Jurgens on “Booster Gold,” “Time Masters: Vanishing Point,” as well as “DC Comics: The New 52,”“Teen Titans,” “Nightwing,” “Batman/Superman,” and “The Flash.” Currently, Norm is inking DC’s REBIRTH with Brett Booth on TITANS and with Joe Bennett on DEATHSTROKE!
JON J. MURAKAMI
Jon was born and raised in Hawaii. He graduated from the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa with a bachelor's degree in fine arts, and is perhaps best known for his line of Local Kine Greeting Cards which depict humorous occasions and holidays in Hawaii.
Originally from Oahu, relocated to Las Vegas in 2010. He started a publishing company, Live Free Die Free (LFDF) Comics, to produce creator owned properties, including his own title, The contraptor. You can find it at Other Realms in Hawaii, and in Las Vegas at Celestial Comics, Cosmic Comics and Alternate Reality Comics.
Kipaku Kai is the brainchild of an adolescent Gabriel Peckham. While on a break from a vicious game of poker, Gabe asked Rusty Baily if he had ever thought of doing a daily comic strip. He said he was interested in hearing about some ideas, so Gabe described an idea for a comic he had in California, circa 1982, when he was just 12 years old.
Former Marvel and DC Comics illustrator Andy Lee creates beautiful modern zen ink brush paintings with contemporary themes– everything ranging from superheroes to toasters to ray guns. Originally from Hawaii, Andy worked for many years before returning home to Hawaii in 2009 to raise a family; he currently teaches cartooning at Kaiser HIgh School and the Honolulu Museum of Art.
Mog Park is an up and coming traditional artist, from Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Her work can be clearly seen in the special “History and Lore of Westeros” section of the collected BluRay/DVDs for season 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7. You can find her and her work on Facebook and other social media such as Instagram, Art Station, Deviant Art as well as several cons across the country.
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Theo is a self-taught illustrator, sculptor, and FX make-up artist. For 4 years he has worked for Billiken USA sculpting model kits and produced licensed Toho characters including Godzilla and on sketch cards for Upper Deck in 2017. Always willing to learn, he has ventured to comic book conventions, meeting and learning from artists, writers, and others in the industry.