John Norton
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Visual Art – Salt Lake City, UT

Saying I have been a fan of all things nerd and geek my whole life is now a cliche, but it is the truth. I grew up watching movies, playing video games and reading comic books, and it became an obsession. From a young age I emulated my older brother, watching him draw and continued on that course for the rest of my life. A few years ago, I became serious about creating my own comic book and worked tirelessly on it. I did all the writing myself, as well as all of the interior art and lettering. That comic is called "Bliss". I was able to fund the first issue through a Kickstarter campaign and presented it, along with my other art, at the Salt Lake Comic-Con. After experiencing that, I knew I wanted to do this the rest of my life. I have attended several local conventions as well as a few out of state. It is my dream, to one day, not only be able to live off my art, but have people know my name and create a fan base. I want everyone to know Bliss. ...more