ABOUT THIS ARTIST
Mark Monlux, Grand PooBah
Mark Monlux is an award winning illustrator and cartoonist. His first was at the age of ten when he won the national safety poster contest. He graduated from Central Washington University with a BA in Graphic Art in 1985 and has freelanced full-time ever since. While the bulk of his work has been in the adverting and publishing world, his work in recent years has turned to various aspects of Graphic Facilitation; Whiteboard Animation, Ideation Illustration, Graphic Recording, , Sketchnoter, and Cartoon Reporter. He has a national reputation for his knowledge on copyright law, contracts, good trade practice, and business ethics. He cofounded The C.L.A.W. The Cartoonists’ League of Absurd Washingtonians, served on the National Executive Committee of the Graphic Artist Guild for over a decade, and is a member of the National Cartoonists Society and Cartoonists Northwest. He lives in Tacoma, Washington with his loving wife.
His cartooning style is described as very tight, with whimsy and humor.