Alec Longstreth is an Ignatz Award-winning cartoonist who lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico with his wife, Claire Sanders and their daughters Suzanne and Wendy.  In 2007 Alec graduated from Pratt Institute's illustration program with highest honors and immediately began working as a freelance illustrator.  In 2008 Alec was a fellow at The Center for Cartoon Studies. That same year, he joined the CCS faculty and went on to teach a variety of classes over the next eight years.  Alec now works as the CCS Director of Academic Outreach.

Alec enjoys drawing fun, exciting projects for kids and hopes to illustrate more picture books moving forward.

You can find out more about Alec over on his personal website and read hundreds of pages of his comics for free over on the Phase Seven Comics website.

Photo by  Nate Beaty

Photo by Nate Beaty