Beginner's Guide to Community-Based Arts

Ten Graphic Stories about Artists, Educators & Activists Across the U.S.

With Ellen Forney
Other Lily Yeh

Ellen Forney

Illustrator

- Karen Ducey

Ellen Forney has been a professional cartoonist/ illustrator since 1992. She teaches comics at Seattle's Cornish College of the Arts, paints large-scale acrylic work for solo and group shows, and is an avid swimmer and yoga practitioner. Forney's most recent book, I Love Led Zeppelin, is her third and biggest comic-book project to date. The drawings and stories between the covers span thirteen years of her work as a cartoonist and originally were published in the Stranger, the L.A. Weekly, and BUST magazine. Forney grew up in Philadelphia and currently lives in Seattle.