Tuesday, May 13, 2008
ARTIST: Jo Waite
Jo Waite has been a comic artist/cartoonist/illustrator for more than 20 years.
She has been paid to draw comics for Streetwize Communications, Arena magazine, Rolling Stone Australia, Going Down Swinging, etc. and to draw cartoons for various community based organizations, such as Friends of the Earth, Reclaim The Night,
Jobwatch, Merri Creek Management Committee, Lesbian News, Brother/Sister Magazine; to name but a few.
Her comics have appeared in many small press compilations: Tango, Heat, True Fantasy, Going Down Swinging, Is Not Magazine, and she has printed her own comics since 1987. Her minicomic "One Sock the Lovesick Devil" is up to issue #5, and 'Kickstart' a new comic about life on a Government stipend is coming out soon.