Jenn Woodall is an award-winning illustrator and comics creator who dwells in Toronto, Ontario. She has a Bachelor of Design from OCADU in Illustration as well as a BDes in Fashion Design. She self-publishes her own comics and also has her work distributed and published through Silver Sprocket, based in San Francisco. Her first original graphic novel series, ‘Space Trash,’ was published in September 2022 by Oni Press. Her most popular series, 'Magical Beatdown,' is still ongoing.

Clients and Publications:

Silver Sprocket, Macmillan's Publishing, Scholastic, IDW Publishing, Quirk Books, Oni Press, Boom! Studios, Greenpeace Canada, Polaris Music Prize, Exclaim! Magazine, NOW Magazine, CBC Arts, The Walrus, New Noise, Girl Guides of Canada, CANFAR, the Toronto Comic Arts Festival, West End Pheonix and others

Awards and Recognition:

Canada Council for the Arts Grant Recipient 2023

Koyama Provides Grant August 2021

2018 Doug Wright Spotlight Award Winner

Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition Emerging Artist by Emerging Curator Award

Joe Shuster Awards: Gene Day Award Winner 2018

3x3 Illustration Annual No. 15, Honourable Mention

Creative Quarterly 51, Illustration Student: Runner-up

3x3 Illustration Annual No. 13, Merit Winner

3x3 Illustration Annual No. 13, Merit Winner

Creative Quarterly 42, Illustration Student: Runner-up

Gallery Shows:

Power in Numbers, November 2023 at Gallery Nucleus, Portland

CYBERJUNK, August-September 2023 at Silver Sprocket, San Francisco

Power in Numbers, February-March 2020 at Gallery Nucleus, Portland

THIS IS SERIOUS: Canadian Indie Comics, June 2019 - January 2020 at the Art Gallery of Hamilton

SURGE II: Things to be said, August - September 2018 at the Propeller Gallery, Toronto

GIRLS by Jenn Woodall, February 2018 at the Silver Sprocket Pop-up, San Francisco

High Fantasy: Pizza Party Printing's Anniversary Black Light Poster Show, January 2018 at The Windup Space, Baltimore

Monster Manual, January 2018 at Secret Headquarters, Los Angeles

Family Store 1st Anniversary Art Show, February 2017 at Family Store, Brighton, UK

International Girl Gang Encyclopedia Exhibition, January 2017 Angoulême International Comics Festival, Angoulême, France

GIRLS GIRLS GIRLS, February 2016, Northern Contemporary Gallery, Toronto

Children of Yuletide, December 2013, Grindcore House, Philadelphia

Comic / Anthology contributions:

Comic Book Slumber Party: Escape from Bitch Mountain, Avery Hill Publishing, May 2019

Comic Book Slumber Party: Deep Space Canine, Avery Hill Publishing, January 2017

1001 Knights Anthology, Fall 2017

Dirty Diamonds #8: Sex, Dirty Diamonds, Fall 2017

The Secret Loves of Geek Girls, Dark Horse Comics, Fall 2016

Friendship Edition Anthology Volume #2, Friendship Edition Press, May 2016

The Secret Loves of Geek Girls, Bedside Press, 2015

Dirty Diamonds #6: Beauty, Dirty Diamonds, 2015

How to Magic, Ladies Night Anthology, 2015

Friendship Edition Anthology Volume #1, Friendship Edition Press, 2014

Swipe Comics Anthology Vol. 1, DMG + Golden Gear Games, 2013

Bartkira: Volume 1, Black Hook Press, 2013

Unknown Origins & Untimely Ends: A Collection of Unsolved Mysteries, Hic & Hoc Publications, 2013

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