Michael is a freelance cartoonist and illustrator based in Toronto. For 3 years he drew the popular “Max Finder Mystery” children’s comic feature for Owl Magazine which has recently been collected up into 3 volumes of graphic novels. He has also drawn lots of other children’s books and a load of editorial illustrations for clients like Nickelodeon, The New York Times Book Review and Canadian Business Magazine. His comic ”Stars” was a silver medal winner at the Canadian Magazine Awards in 2008, and his comic work has also appeared in publications by Marvel & DC, Image Comics, Tokyopop and Adhouse Books. He is currently hard at work on a graphic novel of short stories and an artbook of his paintings of Toronto alleyways.