ABOUT THE ARTIST

OAKLAND, CA

2016 - 2020

I received my Bachelor of Fine Arts at California College of the Arts in Oakland, California in 2020. Painting, drawing, and printmaking were my primary focuses at CCA, using each medium to inform my comics, as well as each other

TACOMA, WA

1996 - 2015

Born and raised in Tacoma, Washington art has been a main focus since writing comic in middle school and working at Hilltop Artists. I graduated high school at the Tacoma School of the Arts in 2015 studying Illustration and Graphic Design

CONGRESSIONAL ART AWARD

July 2015

Upon graduating Tacoma School of the Arts I was awarded the art award for Washington's 6th congressional district for a self portrait in graphite and ink. The award was recognized in Washington DC and hung in the congressional building for a year

Ian Wheelock 2020