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Keith Pollard
       Keith Pollard is an American comic book artist. Originally from the Detroit area, Pollard is best known for his simultaneous work on the Marvel Comics titles The Amazing Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, and Thor in the late 1970s–early 1980s.
   

Keith Pollard made his professional comics debut in 1974 with stints on such titles as Master of Kung Fu, Deadly Hands of Kung Fu, Astonishing Tales, and Black Goliath. He was the regular penciller of The Amazing Spider-Man from issue #186 (Nov. 1978) t hrough issue #205 (June 1980) and pencilled the backup feature in The Amazing Spider-Man Annual #15 (1981). With writer Marv Wolfman, Pollard introduced the Black Cat in The Amazing Spider-Man #194 (July 1979). Wolfman and Pollard were the creative team for both Fantastic Four #200 (Nov. 1978) and The Amazing Spider-Man #200 (Jan. 1980).

Pollards Cover to Thor #300

Pollard was also the regular penciler of Thor issues #286-320. In 1982, Pollard moved to DC Comics where he drew part of Wonder Woman #300 (Feb. 1983) and launched the Vigilante series with Marv Wolfman. He and Elliot S. Maggin co-created the Kristin Wells version of Superwoman in DC Comics Presents Annual #2 (1983). Pollard and Stan Lee produced the Silver Surfer: The Enslavers graphic novel in 1990. In the early 1990s he drew all the character profiles for the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Master Edition. Pollard left comics in 1994, though he occasionally makes appearances at comic book conventions.


Bill Morrison








Award-winning cartoonist and illustrator Bill Morrison is best known for his nearly three- decade association with The Simpsons. For that world-beloved property he has created thousands of drawings and illustrations for T-shirts, video games, posters, toy packaging, books, calendars, limited edition prints, and of course, comic books.

Bill began his career as a technical illustrator but soon moved from his home in Detroit, MI and began working in motion picture advertising where he painted dozens of movie posters, including many for Walt Disney Pictures, such as The Little Mermaid, Bambi, Peter Pan, Cinderella, and The Jungle Book.

When The Simpsons creator Matt Groening founded Bongo Comics, Bill was hired on as art director and realized his cartoonist dreams when he drew the very first Simpsons comic. He quickly took on the role of Creative Director, editing Bongo’s entire output and writing and drawing stories and covers as time permitted.

Morrison also worked with Groening on early character designs for the TV show Futurama and served as the series art director.

In his spare time, Bill has written and drawn his own comic book series’; the four-time Eisner Award-nominated Roswell, Little Green Man, Heroes Anonymous, Dead Vengeance, and Lady Robotika (the latter with Jane Wiedlin of the legendary all-girl rock band, The Go-Go’s).

Bill is currently serving as the president of the National Cartoonists Society.











         

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