Indie Engine

Rich Douek

Rich is the creator of independent comics such as ROAD OF BONES, WAILING BLADE, and GUTTER MAGIC. He has worked on the TMNT: Universe comics for IDW, and has published short stories in anthologies like the New York Times-featured ALL WE EVER WANTED. He is an award-winning copywriter in the advertising industry, and also a moderator on the Comics Experience Creator's Workshop, where he strives to help newer creators learn how to create their own comics and navigate the industry. Visit Rich on the web HERE


Renouned comic book letterer and production artist/digital compositor, Taylor works with all aspects of book production, from cover design to print preparation.  He has worked for Vault, DC, Dynamite, Zenescope, and IDW.Taylor is also the owner of Ghost Glyph Studios which specializes in comic book lettering and graphic design.

Mario Candelaria

Mario as been published in multiple anthologies and publishers such as Red Stylo, 215 Ink, and Action Lab: Danger Zone. His genuine approach to writing endears readers to the stories that he tells.

Tony Gregori

Tony's art has been featured in the pages of Vault Comics, Image, 215 Ink, and several creator published books. His style is at home across several genres fitting both fantasy and traditional characters.

Matt Garvey

Matt has written several independent titles of varying types. Always open to helping other creators, Matt's energy comes through in the work he puts into his books.

Jason Sylvestre

Cartoonist and graphic artist appearing globally in comic books, newsprint, and magazines, including CARtoons Magazine. Flat color work for several comic publishers.

Joe Mulvey

Is featured in ComixTribe books such as SCAM, Oxymoron, and Wailing Blade.  Cover work recently on Spencer and Locke 2.

Frankee White

Frankee White is a comics writer. His debut graphic novel, Broken Bear, drops this fall via Caliber Comics. Visit his GUMROAD!

Todd Black

A writer of comics, novels, fanfics, and more! He loves to write and is always looking to make new stories about new characters!"

Russell Mark Olson

Award winning (Tripwire best new talent 2018) self-published creator of Gateway City (Pipedream Indie/Small Press comic of the year 2018)

Dan Dougherty

Dan has the Beardo webstrip,the self-published Touching Evil, and Floppy Cop through Source Point Press!

Tom Woodman

A writer currently crowd-funding Future w/Unbound. Pitching other secret projects, so he'll talk about them at length and repeatedly.