About the Artist



Laurel Shelley-Reuss is the illustrator and artist behind the webcomics The Handbook of Heroes, begun in 2015 and Chorus of the Neverborn, begun in 2009. She also wrote, designed and drew the graphic novel Olive Peril, published in 2010 by Arcana Studios.  She currently lives in Wyoming working on her webcomics and freelance illustration.  She graduated in 2008 from the Savannah College of Art and Design, with a major in Sequential Art.  Her freelance work includes illustrations in White Wolf’s Graceful Wicked Masques RPG book, the Adventure Time exhibition at the 2012 Comic Con and the covers of multiple RPG modules for Adventure-A-Week.  Laurel also teaches comic art workshops to teenagers at libraries around Wyoming and Colorado.

If you’re interested in contacting Laurel about a workshop or freelancing, you can contact her at laurel.shelleyreuss@gmail.com.