The team at the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo asked me to be part of a pretty fun project this year: doing some graphic recording at a panel interview with the "Queens of Darkness" from hit TV series Once Upon a Time. That was a lightning-fast job for me - I often work all day on a graphic recording poster, but this was a 45-minute-long talk in a giant space! I'll post some more about this when the Expo madness is over, but for now, here are a few pictures of the poster - which was donated to the Expo Charity Auction and purchased by a huge fan of the show!
I am a graphic recorder based in Calgary. I like local stories. I write comics when I have free time. And I leave eraser shavings everywhere I go.
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Some nice things people said about my work:
“If Breitkreuz and Foong [founders of the Calgary Comics & Entertainment Expo] represent the Type-A side of Calgary's self-publishing community, Hester may be the community's right brain.” – Tom Babin, FFWD Magazine
“…A strong graphic style similar to other autobiographically-inclined Canadian cartoonists like Chester Brown and Julie Doucet.” – Gilbert Bouchard, Edmonton Journal
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