Lulu Award winning cartoonist Abby Denson is the creator of the graphic novels Dolltopia (which won a 2010 Moonbeam Children’s Book Award and a Bronze International Manga Award) and Tough Love: High School Confidential, which was originally serialized in XY Magazine. She has scripted comics for Amazing Spider-Man Family, Powerpuff Girls Comics, Simpsons Comics, Sabrina The Teenage Witch, Josie and the Pussycats, Disney Adventures, and comics for Nickelodeon Magazine. The City Sweet Tooth, her blog/comic about NY desserts runs at She has taught comics classes and workshops at various venues including the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art and Eugene Lang College at The New School. You can email her at abbycomix (at) gmail (dot) com

photo by Greg Frederick