Meet the Artist - Jay Piscopo
Jay Piscopo is the author and illustrator of The Undersea Adventures of Capt'n Eli graphic novel series. He is also the creator of Sea Ghost #1: The Sea Ghost in the Machine one-shot comic book, which he wrote and illustrated in his unique signature style, combining 2D characters with 3D backgrounds.
He is a featured contributor in the Reading With Pictures anthology and is illustrating Moonstone's new The Spider Special #1: Curse of the Unholy 3, which is being written by Martin Powell.
Past projects include working as an art director at Tom Snyder Productions where he produced educational CD-ROMs, including the award-winning Fizz and Martina's Math Adventures, and animated the ABC Saturday Morning show Squigglevision. He also co-created the internationally distributed comic book series, The Scrap City Pack Rats, featuring the world's first disabled superheroes. This six-issue series received national attention for its groundbreaking approach and subject matter
Jay is an engaging presenter with extensive on-camera and radio experience. He has conducted hundreds of comics workshops and classroom events teaching drawing and storytelling techniques. He resides in his home town of Portland, Maine.
Check out Jay's full Comic Space gallery HERE.
Check out Jay's discussion of the importance of inspiration and process in this short video.
Some of the 3-D models used in The Undersea Adventures of Capt'n Eli can be found at these links. All models are used under individual licensing agreements.
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