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Maria Frantz

Maria Frantz is a cartoonist, illustrator, and animator whose work centers around the strange and the fantastical, with a focus on facing the fear that often accompanies the unknown.

In 2015 she was awarded a national gold medal in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards for her short comic Death Wish. In 2017 she illustrated The Golden Door for Hank Green’s Refugee poster project. Other notable works include Hansel Moreno’s The Gardens of Galahad, and her debut graphic novel, The Chancellor and the Citadel.