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Legendary beings Ara & Celi  •  [ webcomic ]

2006-present.

 

Legendary Beings Ara & Celi is about a young girl, Miyara, who is chosen to be the successor to a specific line of Angels – headed by none other than Ara–and with it, duties that extend beyond the physical world. Only one problem: Miyara has no desire to do the job! What will happen then, especially with Celi, Ara’s counterpart, is intent on causing chaos in her life?!

 

AVAILABILITY: Free online at the official home page; also found at Tapastic and Line WEBTOON.

 

 

SAKURI •  [ independent, Fantasy Island Book Publishing ]

Jacob Henzel, 2011.

 

Life as a package courier may not be the most glamorous of lifestyles, but it has its thrills and chills for Sakuri. When a ex-mob boss requests a delivery through her employer, it becomes life or most certainly death for the young woman, as strangers chase after her to ensure its destination unreached.

 

In an attempt to protect the package, Sakuri puts on the gauntlet found within the cracked case - only to discover that once attached, the device is not so willing to be removed. Now Sakuri must contend with earthly foes and a malefic force heralding from beyond the stars seeking the device for itself.

WOMANTHOLOGY: HEROIC •  [ IDW ]

Various, 2012.

 

A large-scale anthology showcasing the works of women in comics. Features over 150 women of all experience levels, How-To sections from pros, a Kids/Teens section and pages dedicated to some Iconic female comic creators of the past.

 

CONTRIBUTION: One page story, colored by Nei Ruffino.

 

AVAILABILITY: IDW, Amazon.

 

 

A Tribute to FaLLEN  •  [ independent ]

OgawaBurukku, et. al, 2012.

 

Art booklet dedicated to FaLLEN by Ogawa Burukku. 40 pgs, contains character information and artwork from the original creator + art from guest artists.

 

CONTRIBUTION: Landscape illustration of characters Ora and Kali, color.

 

AVAILABILITY: Possibly out of print; click here for information.

 

 

GHOSTBOOK •  [ independent, 13crowns studio ]

Various, 2013.

 

SPOOKY & WONDERFUL, this compilation book is comprised of 79 artists, with both illustrations and short comics pertaining to a ghostly theme. 108 pages, over 100 of which are art!

 

CONTRIBUTION: 4 pg story titled "Guardian Ghost." Black-and-white traditional inks + tones in Photoshop.

 

AVAILABILITY: Home page, out of print.

 

 

Legendary beings Ara & Celi #1  •  [ independent, Jadine Rhine Studios ]

2013.

 

Whereupon T.S Eliot speaks and keys fall from the sky.

 

AVAILABILITY: In print, currently for sale at conventions

( link to buy coming soon. ) Previously distributed by Emerald Comics Distribution.

ronda onda  •  [ pitch/one-shot ]

2013/2014.

 

In a future not near you, two detectives investigate a robo-crime. But that might have been a setup after all...

 

Originally done as a submission for a futuristic anthology. 10 pages, black-and-white + tone.

 

AVAILABILITY: Free online at Tapastic.

fragmented  •  [ independent, Jadine Rhine Studios ]

2015.

 

An attempt to experiment with portraying lyrics in static visual form, henceforth dubbed hilariously as a "video comic." Published originally in 2013, edited for print in 2015. A girl coping with life. The (fictitional) band Delilah and The Warchicks singing about the mental strain of society's expectations.

 

AVAILABILITY: In print, currently for sale at conventions. For sale here.

 

Free to read online at Delilah and The Warchicks official site.

 

 

Xeno15  •  [ independent ]

Various, 2012-2013/2015.

 

Featuring over 20 artists, this anthology was created in honor of Xenogears' 15h anniversary.

 

CONTRIBUTION: Colorist on three Nick Foster illustrations.

 

AVAILABILITY:  For sale here.

 

Legendary beings Ara & Celi #2  •  [ independent, Jadine Rhine Studios ]

2015.

 

Whereupon priceless artifacts are blown up and Miyara learns important survival skills...in a museum.

 

AVAILABILITY: In print, currently for sale at conventions

( link to buy coming soon. )

 

 

bel inconnu  •  [ independent, Jadine Rhine Studios ]

2015.

 

Collects "Ronda Onda" and "Guardian Ghost." 14 pages, black-and-white + tone.

 

AVAILABILITY: In print, currently for sale at conventions

( link to buy coming soon. ) Previously distributed by Emerald Comics Distribution.

 

 

Legendary beings Ara & Celi #3  •  [ independent, Jadine Rhine Studios ]

2016.

 

Whereupon Ara receives help from Wyda, who then proceeds to needle Miyara, who is quite frankly done with everything.

 

AVAILABILITY:  In print, currently for sale at conventions

( link to buy coming soon. )

 

 

Stardust + candy  •  [ independent ]

Various, 2016.

 

A Pokémon fanzine of all-new illustration and comics to celebrate a new generation of gameplay! Features 30+ artists, each with their own take on a world shared by humans and Pokémon.

 

CONTRIBUTION: 4 pg comic, color.

 

AVAILABILITY: Out of print.

 

urusei yatsura zine •  [ independent ]

Various, 2016.

 

Full of colorful illustrations dedicated to Rumiko Takahashi's classic manga, this fanzine features over 30 artists and a Fan Q&A!

 

CONTRIBUTION: One page color Illustration of Elle, from Urusei Yatsura: Only You.

 

AVAILABILITY: No longer available.

 

Dreamersecho •  [ independent ]

Jet Falco, 2017.

 

The power of Dreams built the planet of Mondrea, but all that remains of that power is a whisper. Follow Falco on his journey to discover how that whisper can become a roar.

 

CONTRIBUTION: One page color illustration of the characters Ainsley and Virgil.

 

AVAILABILITY: For sale here.