Melanie Gillman

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Melanie Gillman is a cartoonist, illustrator, and teacher based out of Denver, CO.  They hold a MFA in comics from the Center for Cartoon Studies, and have been teaching Professional Practices at CCA since 2015.  They also teach at the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design and the Art Students' League of Denver.  They are the creator of the webcomic As the Crow Flies, which has been nominated for an Eisner, a Slate Cartoonist Studio Prize, and five Autostraddle Comics and Sequential Art Awards.  Their comics and illustration work have also been published by a wide variety of both print and digital publishers, including Boom Studios, Iron Circus Comics, Lion Forge Comics, Slate, VICE, PRISM Comics, Northwest Press, Cards Against Humanity, and Oh Joy Sex Toy.

Senior Lecturer, Comics

BA, University of Colorado at Boulder; MFA, Center for Cartoon Studies