Skippyjon Jones Live Sketches!

OCT invited several illustrators and comic artists to sketch the show live from the audience. Check out their interpretations below!



Abigail Marble

Abigail spends most of her time playing with her family and making kids’ books. She has illustrated a number of books for trade and educational publishers, and is currently writing and illustrating her own stories.


Deborah Marble

Deborah is an award-winning artist in the Portland area, and has participated several times in the annual Portland Open Studio weekends.



Rich Ellis

Rich is a cartoonist best know for being the artist and co-creator of Memorial, a series for IDW Comics. He has also created for several other companies, including Marvel Comics.


Grace Allison

Grace is a commercial artist living in Portland but born and raised in Iowa. She is best known for the ongoing series, Wander: Olive Hopkins and the Ninth Kingdom. She is an avid gamer, a horror movie connoisseur, and a cat enthusiast.


Bettina McEntyre 

Bettina likes to illustrate, paint, draw comics, screen print, sew creatures, make music, skate, surf, and put it all together! She gets her inspiration from kitties, moss, laughter, the goodness in people, and everyday simple things.