Martheus Wade will be helming The Comic Studio. He has worked in comic book productions since graduating from the University of Memphis in 1998. After completing his internship at Signature Advertising, Martheus worked as graphic designer and Art Director for Redmond Design. After five years in the ad agency, Martheus struck out on his own as a freelance graphic designer and illustrator working with companies such as the Radison Hotel, Trust Marketing and Senior Services.
He has illustrated for Maximum CNG, Image Comics, Shooting Star Comics, Approbation Comics and Slices just to name a few. Recently, he has worked on such titles as Action Man and Nanovor for IDW, Marvel Comics Masterpiece card series, and illustrated, wrote, and produced a comic book crossover with his own character, Jetta, and William Tucci’s, Shi. His work has been used for the movie Role Models from Universal Pictures as well as for the instructional DVD and book, Hi-Fi Digital Color for Comics available from IMPACT Publishing. He has illustrated the Star Wars franchise for Topps Card Company as well.His creation, Jetta: Tales of the Toshigawa has been optioned for a motion picture and is currently in production. Martheus and the qualified artists and volunteers that will make up the staff, will embrace the youth in their respective interests. The studio will also bring together young people that model positive examples in the community so that a greater sense of self-esteem and leadership is demonstrated to all that come in contact with them
|ID||Course Name||Duration||Start Date|
|ESA - 228||Comic Studio||12 Weeks||June 18, 2021|