Featured image is art from The Unstoppable Wasp by Elsa Charretier

Welcome to the live list of women (and women-identifying) artists working in comic books. I’ve compiled this list, along with a link to a web site/social media, to help you keep track of, find and discover the amazing woman who are currently working in the industry.

If someone is missing – and I know there are people missing – please get in touch with me and help me make this list as extensive as possible: stephanie@roguesportal.com.

List is alphabetical by last name.


Brooklyn Allen**@BrooklynAAllen
Notable works include: Lumberjanes (Boom)
**just as a note, Brooklyn identifies as non-binary

Cover for Heathen by Natasha Alterici

Natasha Alterici@alterici
Notable works include: Heathen (Vault Comics), Gotham Academy (DC Comics)

Lorena Alvarez@ArtichokeKid
Notable works: Nightlights (Nobrow)

Sarah C. Andersen@SarahCAndersen
Notable works: Adulthood is a Myth (Andrews McMeel Publishing), Big Mushy Happy Lump (Andrews McMeel Publishing), Invader Zim (Oni Press)

Jen Bartel@heyjenbartel
Notable works include: Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Josie and the Pussycats (Archie)

Kate Beaton@beatonna
Notable works include: Hark A Vagrant (Drawn & Quarterly), Step Aside Pops (Drawn & Quarterly), Strange Adventures (Marvel)

Morgan Beem@MorganBeem
Notable works include: The Family Trade (Image Comics)

Sweeney Boo@Sweeney_Boo
Notable works include: Rat Queens (Image Comics)

Boum@boumerie
Notable works include: A Small Revolution (Soaring Penguin Press), Boumeries

Vera Brosgol@verabee
Notable works: Anya’s Ghost (First Second), Be Prepared (First Second)

Abby Bulmer@abbyryder
Notable works include: Imaginary Gumbo

Cab@cabtastic
Notable works include: Nuclear Winter (Boom!)

Sophie Campbell@mooncalfe1
Notable works include: Glory (Image), Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Wet Moon (Oni Press)

Emily Carroll@emilyterrible
Notable works include: Through the Woods (Margaret K. McElderry Books)

Meaghan Carter@mega_carter
Notable works: Godslave, Take Off, Secret Loves of Geek Girls (Dark Horse)

Elsa Charretier@e_charretier
Notable works include: The Unstoppable Wasp (Marvel), The Infinite Loop (IDW), Starfire (DC Comics)

Mingjue Helen Chen@MingjueChen
Notable works include: Gotham Academy (DC Comics), Silk (Marvel)

Becky Cloonan@beckycloonan
Notable works include: Shade the Changing Girl (Young Animal), The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys (Dark Horse), Batman (DC Comics), Swamp Thing (DC Comics), Demeter, Conan the Barbarian (Dark Horse), Demo (Vertigo)

Amanda Conner@AmandaRantsALot
Notable works include: The Pro (Image), Harley Quinn (DC Comics), Power Girl (DC Comics), Before Watchmen (DC Comics) 

Katie Cook@katiecandraw
Notable works include: My Little Pony (IDW), Gronk (Action Lab Comics), Star Wars ABC-3PO: Alphabet Book (Disney Lucasfilm Press)

Colleen Coover@ColleenCoover
Notable works include: Bandette (Dark Horse), Gingerbread Girl (Top Shelf), Adventure Time (Boom!), Small Favors (Oni Press)

Katie DeGelder
Notable works include: Opportunities

Vanesa R. Del Rey@VDelRey
Notable works include: Black Widow (Marvel), Once Upon A Time (Marvel), HIT 1955 (Boom), Spider-Women ALPHA (Marvel), Punisher (Marvel)

Colleen Doran@ColleenDoran
Notable works include: Sandman (Vertigo), Orbiter (Wildstorm/Vertigo)

Ming Doyle@mingdoyle
Notable works include: Mara (Image), Girl Over Paris (Jet City Comics), The Kitchen (Vertigo)

Jan Duursema@JanDuursema_art
Notable works: Star Wars (Dark Horse), Earth 2 (DC Comics) , X-Factor (Marvel)

Wonder Woman Cover by Jenny Frison

Joanna Estep@joannaestep
Notable works: Bitch Planet Triple Feature (Image)

Bilquis Evely@BilquisEvely
Notable works include: Wonder Woman: Rebirth (DC Comics), Sugar and Spike Metahuman Investigations (Dark Horse), Lazarus (Image Comics)

Jenny Frison@jennyfrisonart
Notable works include: Wonder Woman (DC Comics), Revival (Image), Angel (Dark Horse)

Genevieve FT@GenevieveFT
Notable works include: Josie and the Pussycats (Archie), Faith (Valiant), Jem and the Holograms (IDW)

Paulina Ganucheau@PlinaGanucheau
Notable works include: Another Castle (Oni Press), Steven Universe (Boom!), Zodiac Starforce (Dark Horse)

Agnes Garbowska@AgnesGarbowska
Notable works include: My Little Pony (IDW), Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Grumpy Cat (Dynamite), Powerpuff Girls (IDW)

Stephanie Hans@HansStephanie
Notable works include: Deadman: Dark Mansion of Forbidden Love (DC Comics), Batwoman (DC Comics), Angela: Queen of Hel (Marvel), 1602 Witch Hunter Angela (Marvel)

Erica Henderson@EricaFails
Notable works include: The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl (Marvel), Jughead (Archie Comics),

Meghan Hetrick@MeghanHetrick
Notable works include: Bodies (Vertigo), Batman: Joker’s Daughter (DC Comics), Red Thorn (Vertigo)

Faith Erin Hicks@FaithErinHicks
Notable works include: The Adventures of Superhero Girl (Dark Horse), The Nameless City (First Second), The Last of Us (Dark Horse), Friends with Boys (First Second)

Meghan Hutchison@blackem_art
Notable works include: Rockstars (Image), Vesna (Image), Will O’ the Wisp (Image)

Lady Killer 2 Cover by Joelle Jones

Joëlle Jones@Joelle_Jones
Notable works include: Lady Killer (Dark Horse), Scarlet Witch (Marvel), Madame Frankenstein (Image)

Megan Kearney @SpookyMeggie
Notable works: Beauty and the Beast

Sumeyye Kesgin@SumeyyeKesgin1
Notable works include: Elsewhere (Image Comics)

Lucy Knisley@LucyKnisley
Notable works include: Relish: My Life in the Kitchen (First Second), Something New (First Second), Displacement (Fantagraphics)

Irene Koh@kohquette
Notable works include: The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars (Dark Horse), 1602 Witch Hunter Angela (Marvel), Another Castle (Oni Press), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (IDW)

Ariela Kristantina@ARIELAkris
Notable works include: Mata Hari (Berger Books), Deep State (Boom), InSeXts (AfterShock), The Logan Legacy (Marvel)

Mindy Lee@mindyleedoodles
Notable works include: Bounty (Dark Horse)

Soo Lee@SooDLee
Notable works include: Kingdom of Dog, Fight Like A Girl (Action Lab), The Brute (Stela)

Stacey Lee@kindachinese
Notable works include: Silk (Marvel), Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Gwenpool (Marvel)

Gisele Legace@GiseleLegace
Notable works include: Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Red Sonja (Dynamite), Josie and the Pussycats (Archie), Vampirella (Dynamite)

Emi Lenox@emibot
Notable works include: EmiTown (Image), Plutona (Image)

Megan Levens – @SadMeganGirls
Notable works include: Spell on Wheels (Dark Horse), Star Trek: Waypoint (IDW), Madame Frankenstein (Image)

Miriam Libicki@realgonegirl
Notable works include: The Love Song of Hippo & Coronet, Jobnik!: An American Girl’s Adventures in the Israeli Army, Towards A Hot Jew

Tula Lotay@tulalotay
Notable works include: Supreme Blue Rose (Image), Scarlet Witch (Marvel), Bodies (Vertigo), All-Star Batman (DC Comics), Briggs Land (Dark Horse)

Emanuela Lupacchino@manulupac
Notable works include: Green Lanterns (DC Comics), Supergirl (DC Comics), Starfire (DC Comics)

Patricia Martin@carlotazanahori
Notable works include: Secret Weapons (Valiant)

Kelly and Nichole Matthews@Kickingshoes
Notable works include: Power for the Dark Crystal (Archaia), Gotham Academy/Lumberjanes (Boom!), Toil and Trouble

Cara McGee@ohcararara
Notable works include: Over the Garden Wall (Boom!), Adventure Time With Fionna and Cake Card Wars (Boom!), Lumberjanes (Boom!)

Linda Medley
Notable works: Castle Waiting (Fantagraphics), Justice League America (DC), Galactic Girl Guides (Tundra Press), Doom Patrol (DC)

Erika Moen@ErikaMoen
Notable works include: Oh Joy Sex Toy (Limerence), Bucko (Dark Horse)

Kate Niemczyk
Notable works include: Mockingbird (Marvel)

Tara O’Connor@TaraOComics
Notable works include: Roots (Top Shelf)

Leonie O’Moore@leonieomoore
Notable works include: Heavy Metal Magazine (Heavy Metal), LORD (AAM-Markosia)

Siya Oum@SiyaOum
Notable works include: Lola XOXO (Aspen), Fathom (Aspen)

Emily Pearson@emishlyart
Notable works include: The Wilds (Black Mask)

X-Men Cover by Sara Pichelli

Sara Pichelli@sara_pichelli
Notable works include: Spider-Man (Marvel), X-Men: Pixie Strikes Back (Marvel), Runaways (Marvel), Guardians of the Galaxy (Marvel), Ultimate Comics All-New Spider-Man (Marvel)

Amy Reeder@amyreeder
Notable works include: Rocket Girl (Image), Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur (Marvel), Batwoman (DC Comics), Madame Xanadu (Vertigo)

Sara Richard@SaraRichard
Notable works include: My Little Pony (IDW), Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Bob’s Burgers (Dynamite)

Afua Richardson@afuarichardson
Notable works include: Black Panther World of Wakanda (Marvel), All-Star Batman (DC Comics), Captain Marvel (Marvel)

Leisha Riddel @LeishaRiddel
Notable works include: Smooth Criminals (BOOM!), #ProjectSolace

Emma Rios@emmartian
Notable works include: Pretty Deadly (Image), Doctor Strange (Marvel), Mirror: The Mountain (Image), Hexed (Image)

Alison Sampson@alis_samp
Notable works include: Winnebago Graveyard (Image Comics), Jessica Jones (Marvel), The Wicked + the Divine (Image Comics)

Marjane Satrapi@marji_satrapi
Notable works: Persepolis, Embroideries

Marguerite Sauvage@S_Marguerite
Notable works include: DC Comics Bombshells (DC Comics), Faith (Valiant), Scarlet Witch (Marvel), Red Sonja (Dynamite)

Katie Sawatsky@KatieSawatsky
Notable works include: Slow Mosey, Behind Enemy Linens (Little Red Bird Media), Jhone

Nicola Scott@NicolaScottArt
Notable works include: Wonder Woman (DC Comics), Black Magick (Image), Earth 2 (DC Comics)

Lea Hernandez Seidman @theDivaLea
Notable works include: My Little Pony (IDW), CN Super Secret Crisis War, Adventure Time (Boom), The Hardy Boys: Ocean Of Osyria (Papercutz), Killer Princesses (Oni Press)

Linda Sejic@LindaSejic
Notable works include: Blood Stain (Image Comics)

Rachael Smith@rachael_
Notable works include: House Party, Artificial Flowers, The Rabbit, Flimsy Kitten

Cat Staggs@CatStaggs
Notable works include: Crosswind (Image), Wonder Woman ’77 (Dynamite), Adventures of Supergirl (DC Comics) , Orphan Black (IDW), Smallville S11 (DC Comics), Sensation Comics ft. Wonder Woman (DC Comics), Star Wars (Dark Horse), Star Trek (IDW)

Fiona Staples@fionastaples
Notable works include: Saga (Image), Mystery Society (IDW), North 40 (Wildstorm)

Steenz@oheysteenz
Notable works include: Archival Quality (Oni Press)

Cover for Nimona by Noelle Stevenson

Noelle Stevenson@Gingerhazing
Notable works include: Lumberjanes (Boom!), Nimona (Scholastic), Runaways (Marvel)

Jenn St. Onge@princess_jem4
Notable works include: Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Misfits (IDW), Bingo Love (Image)

Rachael Stott @RachaelAtWork
Notable works include: Star Trek/Planet of the Apes (IDW), Assassin’s Creed (Titan), Ghostbusters International (IDW)

Rumiko Takahashi @PrincessOfManga
Notable works: Ranma ½ (Viz Media)

Sana Takeda
Notable works include: Monstress (Image), X-23 (Marvel), Ms. Marvel (Marvel)

Jillian Tamaki@dirtbagg
Notable works include: Strange Tales (Marvel), This One Summer (First Second), SuperMutant Magic Academy (Drawn & Quarterly)

Babs Tarr@babsdraws
Notable works include: Batgirl (DC Comics), Motor Crush (Image), Black Canary (DC Comics)

Raina Telgemeier@goraina
Notable works include: Drama (Scholastic), Ghosts (Scholastic), Sisters (Scholastic)

Jill Thompson@thejillthompson
Notable works include: Scary Godmother (Dark Horse), Beasts of Burden (Dark Horse), 

Jen Vaughn@TheJenya
Notable works include: Adventure Time (Boom!), Archie (Archie), Effigy (Vertigo)

Emma Vieceli@Emmavieceli
Notable works include: Jem and the Holograms (IDW), Supergirl (DC Comics), Doctor Who (IDW), Back to the Future (IDW)

Lisa K. Weber
Notable works include: Hex11 (HexComix)

Anna Wieszczyk
Notable works include: Sideshow (Alterna), Macbeth the Red King (Lucha)

Jenn Woodall@jenn_woodall
Notable works include: Magical Beatdown, Marie and Worrywart, 

Annie Wu @AnnieW
Notable works include: Black Canary (DC Comics), Tomb Raider (Dark Horse), Ms. Marvel (Marvel)

Wendy Xu@angrygirlcomics
Notable works include: Mooncakes, Spell for Spirits, Broom Commute

Caitlin Yarsky@yarrsky
Notable works include: Coyotes (Image Comics)

Marley Zarcone@kittycoffee
Notable works include: Shade the Changing Girl (Young Animal), Effigy (Vertigo)


If there’s anyone not on the list that should be on the list, please make sure to let me know. Email stephanie@roguesportal.com to help us keep this updated with amazing women in comics.

Stephanie Cooke
scooke@hotmail.ca
Stephanie is a Toronto based writer and editor. She's a comic book fan, avid gamer, movie watcher, lover of music, and sarcasm. She is a purveyor of too many projects and has done work for Talking Comics, JoBlo.com, Agents of Geek, Word of the Nerd, C&G Magazine, Dork Shelf, and more. Her writing credits include "Home Sweet Huck" (Mark Millar's Millarworld Annual 2017), "Lungarella (Secret Loves of Geek Girls, 2016), "Behind Enemy Linens" (BLOCKED Anthology, 2017), "Home and Country" (Toronto Comics Anthology, 2017) and more to come. You can read more about her shenanigans over on her <a href="http://www.stephaniecooke.ca">personal web site</a>.

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