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Bio

Chris Sharron began his career by drawing cartoons and illustrations for his college newspaper, The Daily Kent Stater, and he has been creating things ever since. Over this time, his role as a cartoonist and illustrator has taken him to many interesting places and allowed him the opportunity to meet and work with some great people. Most importantly, it has given him a way of sharing his ideas with the world.

Honors

Charles M. Schulz Award from the Scripps Howard Foundation, March 2010

John Locher Memorial Award from the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists, June 2010

First Place Mark of Excellence Award in Editorial Cartooning from the Society of Professional Journalists, May 2010

Gold Circle Award for Illustration from Columbia University, March 2009

Gold Circle Award for Editorial Cartooning from Columbia University, March 2009

Named one of the 100 Best Student Journalists by UWire.com in 2008 and 2009

First Runner-up for the John Locher Memorial Award from the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists in 2008 and 2009

Recent News

Extra Pulp has been reprinted!

My design “Extra Pulp” has been reprinted by the people over at Threadless

Check out my store on Teepublic!

I recently created a storefront to sell my t-shirt designs on Teepublic.com

It’s Good On Everything is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “It’s Good On Everything” to Shirt.woot and now it’s getting printed!

Infinite Cookies is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “Infinite Cookies” to Shirt.woot and now it’s getting printed!

Dr. Blue is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “Dr. Blue” to Shirt.woot and now it’s getting printed!

To B or not to B is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “To B or not to B” to Shirt.woot and now it’s getting printed!

Essential Element is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “Essential Element” to Shirt.woot and now it’s getting printed!

Dramatic Chipmunk is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “Dramatic Chipmunk” to Shirt.woot and now it’s getting printed!

My illustration was used on NPR.org!

A t-shirt design of mine is being used to accompany a blog post on NPR.org

Charles M. Schulz Award

I am the recipient of the 2010 Charles M. Schulz Award for cartooning from the Scripps Howard Foundation

John Locher Memorial Award

I am the winner of the 2010 John Locher Memorial Award, given out annually by the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists

First Place Mark of Excellence Award

This year, I received first place for editorial cartooning for Region 4, which includes Ohio, Michigan, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia

UWIRE 100 Honoree

Uwire.com put together its second annual list of the 100 Best Student Journalists for 2009 and I made the list for the second time

Second Place John Locher Memorial Award

I was recently named the first runner-up for the 2009 John Locher Memorial award

First Place Gold Circle Awards

I am a recipient for both my portfolio of editorial cartoons and my portfolio of illustration

Extra Pulp is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “Extra Pulp” to Threadless and now it’s getting printed!

Musical Chairs is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “Musical Chairs” to Threadless and now it’s getting printed!

The Other Vowel is up for sale!

I submitted a t-shirt design called “The Other Vowel” to Threadless and now it’s getting printed!