Lin Workman

Lin Workman is the creator of the webcomic/geek travel blog Have Geek Will Travel, the webcomic Scared Silly, and is co-creator of the self-published comic book series Bushi Tales, with Pencil Neck Studios partner Dave Beaty. Lin has been an artist and screen printer in the t-shirt industry for over 30 years and was a graphic artist designing monuments (including tombstones and grave markers) for five years, as well as a freelance artist. He has contributed his talents to the following comics, novels, and card sets: sketch cards for The Empire Strikes Back 3-D WidevisionStar Wars Galaxy 6 and 7Star Wars Galactic Files, Star Wars Chrome PerspectivesStar Wars Rebels501st’s Star Wars Celebration VIMars AttacksTransformers, SPACE, Carnival, Ultraman, Manos: The Hands Of Fate, The Art Of Robert Aragon, Deadworld, Fantasy Z-Cards, and DC Women of Legend trading card series, Conquest Studio’s comic book Stargodz, Mid-South Cartoonists’ Association’s comic anthologies It Came From Beneath the Drawing Board and Overdrawn and Underwritten, Comic Geek Speak’s CGS: The End comic book, The Wake-Up Crew’s webcomic for Rock103 in Memphis, and Christa Michaels’ book Ramblings with Redde: Why Does My Life Seem Like a Bad “B” Flick?. Lin has painted murals for Pancho’s Restaurant, McDonald’s, the Memphis Moose Lodge Family Center, Nightmarez/HauntedWeb haunted houses, the Community Foundation Of North West Mississippi (Crystal Ball Galas), Tunica Humane Society, and Fitzgerald’s Casino (Tunica). In addition, his artwork has also appeared in The Memphis Flyer, Commercial Appeal, Airbrush Action Magazine, Amazing Figure Modeler Magazine, RSVP Magazine, Retro-Fan Magazine, the San Diego Comic Con, Phoenix Comicon and Metropolis Superman Celebration program guides, and on stage and backstage during the Orpheum Theartre’s Annual Auction. Lin has done several one man and group art shows around the Memphis area with his cartoons and airbrushed “Monsterpieces”, and is a member of the Mid-South Cartoonists Association and DeSoto Artists Council. Lin was an artist and scare crew member for the Haunted Web of Horrors (formerly “Nightmarez…STAGE FRIGHT!”), a non-profit haunted house that benefits Youth Villages in Memphis. He was named the Memphis Ronald McDonald House‘s Special Events Volunteer of the Year in 2001, and again with RMH ‘A-Team’ and Nightmarez/HauntedWeb.com co-horts Patrick French and Todd Patton in 2002. He was awarded the “Superman Of Metropolis” award at the 2005 Metropolis Superman Celebration and was the Artist Guest Of Honor at ShadowconXIII in 2009 and ShadowconXVI in 2012. He has also won two Memphis Area Radio Stations (M.A.R.S.) awards for writing and voicing radio commercials. He was awarded a 2012 President’s Volunteer Service Award by Volunteer Northwest Mississippi (a volunteer center of the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi), in conjunction with the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation and the Corporation for National & Community Service. He is married to Nicki Workman (his webmaster, I.T. consultant, and best friend), and has three cats- Jarael, Lex, and Lena. (R.I.P. Zayne and Harley Quinn)

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Website: www.linworkman.com
Twitter: @linworkman
Instagram: @linworkmanart
Email: lin [at] linworkman.com



Nicki Workman

Nicki is the resident tech-geek/webmaster and container of limitless useless knowledge. Is a fan of Star Wars, Batgirl, Wonder Woman (in case you couldn’t tell), Doctor Who, Muppets, Captain America, Winter Soldier, Black Widow, video games, comics, and hockey. Has been a regular panelist at MidSouthCon in Memphis. Is currently working on her Masters degree..!

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Twitter: @TNPredsFan
Email: nicki [at] fangirlwednesday.com




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